Today when trying to use some keyboard shortcuts to navigate (mainly Alt + Tab, I'm not really sure which combination) I managed to crash Compiz. Then, in the middle of the crash report, Apport shows me this:

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I really don't know what to do ;) I can't seem to reproduce the problem. What should I do to help fix this?

  • Looks like you are still using a beta precise release, can you let us know if your system is fully updated? – Bruno Pereira Jul 2 '12 at 13:47
  • That window is one usually seen when running a pre-release (alpha or beta) version. Such versions are meant for testing and are not finished products, although the later versions can actually be quite good. Do you know if your computer was upgraded to the final release product, or could it still be running a pre-release version? – Kelley Jul 2 '12 at 13:49
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    I'm not running beta. This installation is from the release CD. It's quite up to date too, I just updated a few days ago. Update Manager says there is nothing new. – phunehehe Jul 2 '12 at 14:14

It sounds like you should choose () Continue. I don't need technical support at that screen, based on what you're saying in the question. You experienced a crash, but aren't getting it consistently, and can't force it to happen. But you want to file the bug report, so that it is known and tracked.

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  • I did choose that, but I'm not sure how that helps this funny little problem. – phunehehe Jul 2 '12 at 14:26
  • Perhaps you should also file a bug against apport presenting this dialog to you then. You can run "ubuntu-bug apport" to do so. :) – dobey Jul 2 '12 at 14:53
  • Thanks, bug report submitted. Let's wait to see what happens. – phunehehe Jul 2 '12 at 15:21
  • Once I do this, I never get a bug ID or URL. So how is it possible to subscribe to it if I don't know where it is? – colan Jul 4 '12 at 20:45
  • @Colan: I see Colan Schwartz in the list for "Notified of all changes". That's you right? I think it means you are subscribed. – phunehehe Jul 5 '12 at 3:12

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