Re: How to make Debian more attractive for users, was: Re: The number of popcon.debian.org-submissions is falling
5, 2010 at 6:07 PM, Sandro Tosi <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 25, 2010 at 19:32, Will <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Additionally, an HTTP interface to reportbug would be a good idea.
> are you (and all the others asking for this) willing to help developing one?
>> Many new users find it difficult or unnecessary to set up an MTA when
>> they first install,
Yes, as a Python developer I'd be glad to add in HTTP support given an
HTTP interface to the BTS.
> Could you please point to any reference where it's written that the
> only way for reportbug to work it's thru a local MTA and not also with
> a remote SMTP server?
It's not, I was working off old information. When I used reportbug a
few years ago, just SMTP was broken, so I just set up an MTA and
forgot about it. Sorry.
> Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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