[OE-core] [RFC][PATCH] report-error.bbclass: Add support for autosending

Paul Eggleton paul.eggleton at linux.intel.com
Thu Sep 8 20:42:25 UTC 2016

Hey Beth,

On Thu, 08 Sep 2016 11:26:01 Elizabeth 'pidge' Flanagan wrote:
> This commit pulls and extends the functionality of .oe-error-report into
> local.conf. It maintains the functionality of .oe-error-report.
> It also enables report-error to automatically send error reports to a
> specified error report server. This patch enables infrastructure ppl to
> set development teams up so that we can gather error metrics automatically.
> This relies on a new set of variables:
> REPORTERROR[autosend]="yes|no|ask"
> REPORTERROR[user]=username
> REPORTERROR[email]=email
> REPORTERROR[server]=error-report-web instance
> For autosend yes and no are pretty self explainatory. ask does not pass
> the -y flag to send-error-report, thus enabling the end user to review
> the report prior to submission.

I'm not sure if sentiment has changed on this issue (FWIW, it hasn't really
on my part), but this topic did come up before - start of thread here:




Paul Eggleton
Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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