GPL-2.0-only licensed and maintained by Jens Petersen
This version can be pinned in stack with:rhbzquery-0.4.4@sha256:123c650a44077c6f62c6eb24444101c5e08294c897926dd81a8162e69c4a40f7,2407

Module documentation for 0.4.4

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A cli tool for querying

The tool outputs the bugzilla query url, and if xdg-open is available will try to open the url (unless –dryrun is given).

rhbzquery is distributed under the GPL license version 2 or later.

Usage examples

rhbzquery f34 xyz : Fedora 34 bugs for package xyz

rhbzquery closed rawhide xyz : closed rawhide bugs for package xyz

rhbzquery --mine : your open bugs (gets userid from ~/.bugzillarc)

rhbzquery rhel8.4 bash : RHEL 8.4 bash bugs

rhbzquery "Package Review" reporter_realname="Your Name" : open package reviews you reported

rhbzquery --mine all flag~fedora-review+ : all open and closed approved reviews you reviewed

rhbzquery component~bugzilla summary~bugzilla : open bugs with component and summary containing “bugzilla”

rhbzquery --file f34 xyz : file a bug against the xyz package in F34

rhbzquery --query rhel8 ...: open an advanced bugzilla search for RHEL 8

rhbzquery xyz '<modified': xyz bugs not yet in MODIFIED or ON_QA, etc.


rhbzquery --help describes arguments

rhbzquery --list-fields : lists the many fields (not all well supported yet, eg timestamps)

rhbzquery --list-operators : lists the search operator types


Run stack install or cabal install.

Binary packages for Fedora are available from

Requests and feedback

Feature requests, bug reports and contributions are welcome.

Please open an issue at


rhbzquery releases

0.4.4 (2021-09-06)

  • experimental ‘–reverse’ command: converts url to args
  • add ‘arch’/‘platform’ aliases
  • ‘–list-fields’ now prints field aliases too

0.4.3 (2021-02-15)

  • support status with ‘<STATE’ and ‘>STATE’
  • Bugzilla uses ‘notequals’ (not ‘notequal’)
  • fix missing EPEL version prefix

0.4.2 (2021-01-08)

  • add –query command
  • add –server option

0.4.1 (2020-12-17)

  • set no stdout buffering (reported by @clrkwllms)
  • change license from BSD3 to GPLv2+ and add SPDX tags

0.4 (2020-12-11)

  • add –list-operators
  • rename longer operators to be more memorable

0.3 (2020-12-10)

  • add –list-fields option
  • field validation: error for unknown fields
  • for ‘content’ field, map ‘~’/’!~’ to matches/notmatches
  • refactor operator handling to generate help

0.2 (2020-12-09)

  • support most search type operators (regexp, substr, isempty, and negatives)

0.1.1 (2020-12-04)

  • –file a bug
  • –help: do not format FIELDS
  • add testsuite and travis

0.1.0 (2020-12-02)

  • initial release: supports field parameters, status, flags
  • has –mine
  • opens urls with xdg-open