Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 553878
[abrt] crash in setroubleshoot-server-2.2.52-1.fc12
Last modified: 2010-12-03 19:40:05 EST
abrt 1.0.3 detected a crash.
Attached file: backtrace
cmdline: /usr/bin/python -E /usr/bin/sealert -s
Created attachment 382617 [details]
I suspect that this is the same as https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=555178
Are you seeing this on F12 or F13?
I'm seeing this on both an up2date F12 and rawhide.
I am using f12.
Looks like a buggy python-bugzilla got released to the wild.
Is there something we can do to correct this?
No, this isn't because of a buggy python-bugzilla update - python-bugzilla has never been updated in F12, in fact.
Here's the problem: Red Hat's bugzilla upgrade changed some (experimental/non-standard) API calls, so now anything that uses (for example) getproducts() is broken.
If the new bugzilla release provides the data we expect somewhere else, we can maybe fix getproducts() in python-bugzilla. Otherwise python-bugzilla will provide a new call which uses the new upstream APIs in Bugzilla 3.6, and setroubleshoot will be adapted to that.
(Let this be a lesson, kids: never expose experimental APIs without clearly marking them as such, and never use them if you don't want your apps to break randomly.)
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