Re: debbugs can now send bug mails to someone different than the maintainer
On Tue, May 15, 2001 at 11:49:48AM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> Julian Gilbey <J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk> wrote:
> >At a rough estimate, based on packages with open bugs, there are less
> >than two dozen "maintainers" who would (currently) use such a scheme.
> >I wonder whether we can use something like an autobot which accepts
> >messages of the form:
> >add-to: teTeX Maintainers <email@example.com>
> >Christoph Martin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >Adrian Bunk <email@example.com>
> >and copies them to the "maintainer".
> QA would be a bit of a wart there, as pretty much anyone counts as part
> of the "maintainer" group. I suppose that the number of people doing
> regular QA uploads is finite enough that this would be manageable,
Remembering that this is only so that bugs are marked "closed" rather
than "fixed" automatically, this shouldn't be too much of a hardship.
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, Queen Mary, Univ. of London
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