Public bug reported:

I'm booted into a 16.04 maas rescue environment.

$ apport-collect 
You need to run 'sudo apt-get install python-apport' for apport-collect to work.

running the provided command will get me a python2 stack.
python3-apport is already installed.

python3 should be used.

I then tried a stock bionic container, and run the same.  The message changes 
to suggest python3-apport.

root@b1:~# apport-collect 
You need to run 'sudo apt-get install python3-apport' for apport-collect to 

That seems better.  However, python3-apport is already installed.
# sudo apt-get install python3-apport
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
python3-apport is already the newest version (2.20.8-0ubuntu8).

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: apport 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.15
ProcVersionSignature: User Name 4.13.0-32.35~16.04.1-generic 4.13.13
Uname: Linux 4.13.0-32-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.15
Architecture: amd64
Date: Tue Feb 13 15:38:43 2018
PackageArchitecture: all
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: apport
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

** Affects: apport (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: amd64 apport-bug uec-images xenial

** Summary changed:

- apport-collect requires python2
+ apport-collect requires python2 or suggests installing already-installed 

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