Reschedule crash report if Malone upload fails

Bug #99127 reported by Sam Williams on 2007-03-30
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Launchpad itself
apport (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Apport had just detected an application crash dump and was in the process of uploading the crash file to malone when I encountered a urlopen error.

Sam Williams (sam-williams) wrote :

I am enclosing a partial screen capture to show the error dialog.

Diogo Matsubara (matsubara) wrote :

I think this is an apport bug. If Launchpad is down or rejecting connections for some reason (maintenance comes to mind), apport should try to upload the file again later. What do you think Martin?

Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

I should add a field to the crash dumps to bring them up again a day later, when Malone likely works again.

Changed in apport:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Changed in malone:
status: Unconfirmed → Rejected
Marco Rodrigues (gothicx) wrote :

It also happened to me when my internet connection failed when I was reporting... the error should be better than urlopen can't handle it :-)

Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2009-09-02
Changed in apport (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
importance: Low → Wishlist
Martin Pool (mbp) wrote :

You can hit this, or a version, when starting a spontaneous bug report through eg 'ubuntu-bug linux': after answering a series of questions if the upload fails, your answers are thrown away and you have to start again.

ru_bro (marikstar) on 2016-05-03
Changed in apport (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → ru_bro (marikstar)
affects: launchpad → ubuntu
Changed in ubuntu:
assignee: nobody → ru_bro (marikstar)
Changed in apport (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Incomplete
status: Incomplete → Confirmed
Colin Watson (cjwatson) on 2016-05-03
affects: ubuntu → launchpad
Changed in launchpad:
assignee: ru_bro (marikstar) → nobody
Changed in apport (Ubuntu):
assignee: ru_bro (marikstar) → nobody
status: Confirmed → Triaged
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