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From: Josh Steadmon <steadmon@google.com>
To: Emily Shaffer <emilyshaffer@google.com>
Cc: git@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 1/9] bugreport: add tool to generate debugging info
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 13:29:40 -0700
Message-ID: <20191029202940.GA12243@google.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191025025129.250049-2-emilyshaffer@google.com>

On 2019.10.24 19:51, Emily Shaffer wrote:
> Teach Git how to prompt the user for a good bug report: reproduction
> steps, expected behavior, and actual behavior. Later, Git can learn how
> to collect some diagnostic information from the repository.
> 
> If users can send us a well-written bug report which contains diagnostic
> information we would otherwise need to ask the user for, we can reduce
> the number of question-and-answer round trips between the reporter and
> the Git contributor.
> 
> Users may also wish to send a report like this to their local "Git
> expert" if they have put their repository into a state they are confused
> by.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Emily Shaffer <emilyshaffer@google.com>
> ---
>  Makefile            |  1 +
>  builtin.h           |  1 +
>  builtin/bugreport.c | 50 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>  git.c               |  1 +
>  4 files changed, 53 insertions(+)
>  create mode 100644 builtin/bugreport.c
> 
> diff --git a/Makefile b/Makefile
> index 58b92af54b..132e2a52da 100644
> --- a/Makefile
> +++ b/Makefile
> @@ -1039,6 +1039,7 @@ BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/archive.o
>  BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/bisect--helper.o
>  BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/blame.o
>  BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/branch.o
> +BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/bugreport.o
>  BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/bundle.o
>  BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/cat-file.o
>  BUILTIN_OBJS += builtin/check-attr.o
> diff --git a/builtin.h b/builtin.h
> index 5cf5df69f7..c6373d3289 100644
> --- a/builtin.h
> +++ b/builtin.h
> @@ -135,6 +135,7 @@ int cmd_archive(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
>  int cmd_bisect__helper(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
>  int cmd_blame(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
>  int cmd_branch(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
> +int cmd_bugreport(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
>  int cmd_bundle(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
>  int cmd_cat_file(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
>  int cmd_checkout(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix);
> diff --git a/builtin/bugreport.c b/builtin/bugreport.c
> new file mode 100644
> index 0000000000..2ef16440a0
> --- /dev/null
> +++ b/builtin/bugreport.c
> @@ -0,0 +1,50 @@
> +#include "builtin.h"
> +#include "stdio.h"
> +#include "strbuf.h"
> +#include "time.h"
> +
> +int get_bug_template(struct strbuf *template)

Compilation fails here for me with:
  builtin/bugreport.c:6:5: error: no previous prototype
      for ‘get_bug_template’ [-Werror=missing-prototypes]

Can you make this function static?


> +{
> +	const char template_text[] =
> +"Thank you for filling out a Git bug report!\n"
> +"Please answer the following questions to help us understand your issue.\n"
> +"\n"
> +"What did you do before the bug happened? (Steps to reproduce your issue)\n"
> +"\n"
> +"What did you expect to happen? (Expected behavior)\n"
> +"\n"
> +"What happened instead? (Actual behavior)\n"
> +"\n"
> +"What's different between what you expected and what actually happened?\n"
> +"\n"
> +"Anything else you want to add:\n"
> +"\n"
> +"Please review the rest of the bug report below.\n"
> +"You can delete any lines you don't wish to send.\n";
> +
> +	strbuf_reset(template);
> +	strbuf_add(template, template_text, strlen(template_text));
> +	return 0;
> +}
> +
> +int cmd_bugreport(int argc, const char **argv, const char *prefix)
> +{
> +	struct strbuf buffer = STRBUF_INIT;
> +	struct strbuf report_path = STRBUF_INIT;
> +	FILE *report;
> +	time_t now = time(NULL);
> +
> +	strbuf_addstr(&report_path, "git-bugreport-");
> +	strbuf_addftime(&report_path, "%F", gmtime(&now), 0, 0);
> +	strbuf_addstr(&report_path, ".txt");
> +
> +	report = fopen_for_writing(report_path.buf);
> +
> +	get_bug_template(&buffer);
> +	strbuf_write(&buffer, report);
> +
> +	fclose(report);
> +
> +	launch_editor(report_path.buf, NULL, NULL);
> +	return 0;
> +}
> diff --git a/git.c b/git.c
> index ce6ab0ece2..2d6a64f019 100644
> --- a/git.c
> +++ b/git.c
> @@ -473,6 +473,7 @@ static struct cmd_struct commands[] = {
>  	{ "bisect--helper", cmd_bisect__helper, RUN_SETUP },
>  	{ "blame", cmd_blame, RUN_SETUP },
>  	{ "branch", cmd_branch, RUN_SETUP | DELAY_PAGER_CONFIG },
> +	{ "bugreport", cmd_bugreport, RUN_SETUP },
>  	{ "bundle", cmd_bundle, RUN_SETUP_GENTLY | NO_PARSEOPT },
>  	{ "cat-file", cmd_cat_file, RUN_SETUP },
>  	{ "check-attr", cmd_check_attr, RUN_SETUP },
> -- 
> 2.24.0.rc0.303.g954a862665-goog

Can you also add /git-bugreport to .gitignore?


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Thread overview: 66+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-17  0:39 [PATCH v2 0/2] add git-bugreport tool Emily Shaffer
2019-08-17  0:39 ` [PATCH v2 1/2] bugreport: add tool to generate debugging info Emily Shaffer
2019-10-25  2:51 ` [PATCH v3 0/9] add git-bugreport tool Emily Shaffer
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 1/9] bugreport: add tool to generate debugging info Emily Shaffer
2019-10-29 20:29     ` Josh Steadmon [this message]
2019-11-16  3:11     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-19 20:25       ` Emily Shaffer
2019-11-19 23:24         ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-20  0:37           ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-20 10:51             ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-19 23:31         ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-20  0:39           ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-20  2:09           ` Emily Shaffer
2019-11-20  0:32         ` Junio C Hamano
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 2/9] bugreport: generate config whitelist based on docs Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 13:27     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 3/9] bugreport: add version and system information Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 13:49     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-08 21:48       ` Emily Shaffer
2019-11-11 13:48         ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-14 21:42           ` Emily Shaffer
2019-10-29 20:43     ` Josh Steadmon
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 4/9] bugreport: add config values from whitelist Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 14:14     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-12-11 20:48       ` Emily Shaffer
2019-12-15 17:30         ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-10-29 20:58     ` Josh Steadmon
2019-10-30  1:37       ` Junio C Hamano
2019-11-14 21:55         ` Emily Shaffer
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 5/9] bugreport: collect list of populated hooks Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 14:31     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-12-11 20:51       ` Emily Shaffer
2019-12-15 17:40         ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 6/9] bugreport: count loose objects Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 15:07     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-12-10 22:34       ` Emily Shaffer
2019-10-29 21:18     ` Josh Steadmon
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 7/9] bugreport: add packed object summary Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 15:43     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-12-11  0:29       ` Emily Shaffer
2019-12-11 13:37         ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-12-11 20:52           ` Emily Shaffer
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 8/9] bugreport: list contents of $OBJDIR/info Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 15:51     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-10-25  2:51   ` [PATCH v3 9/9] bugreport: print contents of alternates file Emily Shaffer
2019-10-28 15:57     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-19 20:40       ` Emily Shaffer
2019-10-29  1:54   ` [PATCH v3 0/9] add git-bugreport tool Junio C Hamano
2019-10-29 11:13     ` Johannes Schindelin
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2019-08-17  0:39 [PATCH v2 2/2] bugreport: generate config whitelist based on docs Emily Shaffer
2019-08-17 20:38 ` Martin Ågren
2019-08-21 17:40   ` Emily Shaffer
2019-08-15  2:34 [PATCH] bugreport: add tool to generate debugging info Emily Shaffer
2019-08-15 14:15 ` Derrick Stolee
2019-08-15 14:36   ` Junio C Hamano
2019-08-15 22:52     ` Emily Shaffer
2019-08-15 23:40       ` Junio C Hamano
2019-08-16  1:25         ` Emily Shaffer
2019-08-16 16:41           ` Junio C Hamano
2019-08-16 19:08             ` Emily Shaffer
2019-08-15 20:07   ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-08-15 22:24     ` Emily Shaffer
2019-08-16 20:19       ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-08-15 20:13   ` Emily Shaffer
2019-08-15 18:10 ` Junio C Hamano
2019-08-15 21:52   ` Emily Shaffer
2019-08-15 22:29     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-08-15 22:54       ` Emily Shaffer

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