I can't reproduce this on x86, does this happen on
all ppc64le systems or only on specific system(s) you have?  Can you
provide the sosreport generated with that error?

** Changed in: sosreport (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Incomplete

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  sosreport: AttributeError: 'str' object has no attribute 'decode'

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Bug description:
  ---Problem Description---
  sosreport: ubuntu 16.04.04: AttributeError: 'str' object has no attribute 
  ---uname output---
  Linux guest 4.15.0-13-generic #14~16.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Sat Mar 17 03:03:53 UTC 
2018 ppc64le ppc64le ppc64le GNU/Linux
  Machine Type = boston-LC 
  A debugger is not configured
  ---Steps to Reproduce---
   running sosreport throws below error. report collection succeeds. this bug 
is to fix below:

  root@guest:~/sosreport-guest-20180405020015/sos_logs# cat 
  Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "/usr/share/sosreport/sos/", line 1300, in collect
    File "/usr/share/sosreport/sos/plugins/", line 877, in collect
    File "/usr/share/sosreport/sos/plugins/", line 860, in 
      (content.splitlines()[0]).decode('utf8', 'ignore'))
  AttributeError: 'str' object has no attribute 'decode'

  root@guest:~/sosreport-guest-20180405020015/sos_logs# lsb_release -a
  No LSB modules are available.
  Distributor ID:       Ubuntu
  Description:  Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS
  Release:      16.04
  Codename:     xenial
  root@guest:~/sosreport-guest-20180405020015/sos_logs# dpkg -l | grep -i sos
  ii  sosreport                            3.5-1~ubuntu16.04.2                  
      ppc64el      Set of tools to gather troubleshooting data from a system

  == Comment: #5 - SEETEENA THOUFEEK <> - 2018-04-05 
04:53:10 ==
  identified this commit will fix the issue.

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