[F14] abtr-gui UI should include debug-info <package> button

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Tue Sep 21 13:11:27 UTC 2010

On Tue, 2010-09-21 at 14:13 +0200, Jiri Moskovcak wrote:
> On 09/20/2010 02:40 PM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > On Mon, 2010-09-20 at 01:05 -0700, Luya Tshimbalanga wrote:
> >> I have recently switched from F13 to F14 using preupgrade.
> >> abtr-gui UI seems to be good but misses button to manually install
> >> debug-info of package similar
> >> to KDE 4.5 crash report. Will that issue be resolved for update or for F15?
> >
> > abrt-gui is supposed to do it automatically, but this actually seems to
> > be broken at present - it seems to calculate missing debuginfo packages,
> > pull some repo info, then skip the stage where it should install them
> > and go straight to generating the backtrace. I really should have filed
> > this before :/ Jiri, any ideas?
> We didn't do any changes to the debuginfo install code in the last few 
> ABRT versions, so my first guess would be old packages installed on the 
> system so the debuginfo no longer exists in the repository.

That doesn't seem to be it - it hasn't successfully installed any
debuginfos at all for any of my last few crashes, but debuginfo-install
has been able to.
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
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