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NAME

Parrot Bug Reporter

SYNOPSIS

% ./parrotbug [options] [actions]

DESCRIPTION

A program to help generate bug reports about parrot, and mail them. It is designed to be used interactively. Normally no arguments will be needed.

COMMAND-LINE SWITCHES

Options

Note: you will be prompted if the program miss some information.

--nok

Report unsuccessful build on this system to parrot developers.

--ok

Report successful build on this system to parrot developers Only use --ok if everything was ok; if there were any problems at all, use --nok.

--summary

Summary of the report. You will be prompted if you don't supply one on the command-line.

--category

Category of the bug report. You will be prompted if you don't supply one on the command-line.

--severity

Severity of the bug report. You will be prompted if you don't supply one on the command-line.

--address

Your email address. The program will try to guess one if you don't provide one, but you'll still need to validate it.

--editor

Editor to use for editing the bug report.

--output-file

File where parrotbug will save its bug report, if you ask it to do so.

Actions

You can provide more than one action on the command-line. If none is supplied, then you will be prompted for what to do.

--dump

Dump formatted report on standard output.

--save

Save message to a file, in order for you to send it later from your own. See --output flag.

--help

Print a short synopsis and exit.

--version

Print version information and exit.

SEE ALSO

perlbug(1), parrot(1), diff(1), patch(1)