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Bug#450567: debbugs: Please obfuscate e-mail addresses in web interface

reassign 450567 bugs.debian.org
forcemerge 63995 450567

On Thu, 08 Nov 2007, Andre Wendt wrote:
> I find this to be a major issue but filed it as wishlist nonetheless.
> Please consider obfuscating e-mail address in the web interface.

See the discussion in #63995 et al.

> One way to do this gracefully is described in
> <http://www.alistapart.com/articles/gracefulemailobfuscation>.

Unfortunatly, this is dependent on browsers which understand
javascript and assumes that spammers do not.

There exist many methods for dealing with the influx of spam in a
useful manner; many of them (spamassassin, crm114) are even
distributed in Debian.

Don Armstrong

An elephant: A mouse built to government specifications.
 -- Robert Heinlein _Time Enough For Love_ p244

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