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Bug 780627 - app-portage/nattka should report line/pkg which caused nattka to skip bug
Summary: app-portage/nattka should report line/pkg which caused nattka to skip bug
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal enhancement (vote)
Assignee: Michał Górny
Depends on:
Reported: 2021-04-06 15:34 UTC by Thomas Deutschmann (RETIRED)
Modified: 2022-06-09 12:01 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Thomas Deutschmann (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2021-04-06 15:34:23 UTC
See bug 768675 which I filed with a package list like

> app-admin/rsyslog-8.2102.0 *
> dev-libs/libfastjson-0.99.9 *
> dev-libs/librdkafka-1.6.1 *
> www-servers/civetweb-1.12 * 

At the time of creating that bug, www-servers/civetweb had no stable keywords.

nattka ignored the bug without telling me why.

Running nattka from command-line revealed

> INFO:nattka:Skipping because of incomplete keywords

Would it be possible to make the following enhancements to nattka?

1) Instead of silently ignoring bugs, nattka should post a message in bug that nattka failed and remove CC-ARCHES keyword for example.

2) Instead of just telling user bug was skipped because of incomplete keywords, please tell user the line/package from package list which is incomplete/caused nattka to skip.
Comment 1 Sam James archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2022-03-05 07:05:08 UTC