Why do I need a Launchpad account to report or comment on a bug?

Created by Matthew Revell
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The main reasons for asking you to create a Launchpad account are:

 * So that we can contact you to request more information, offer you better support, and notify you when the bug is fixed.
 * To reduce spam in bug reports.

All you need to create a Launchpad account takes are five minutes of spare time and an e-mail address.

Here's a guide to creating your account: