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Re: Mail loop in BTS

On Fri, Sep 28, 2001 at 05:06:41PM -0500, Colin Watson wrote:
> > Just in case you haven't noticed, there's a mail loop going on in the
> > BTS...
> > 
> > See the threads titled "Bug#113793: Info received (was Bug#113793:
> > mangoquest: Incredibly slow)"...
> I noticed that the BTS mailed an acknowledgement to -user recently -
> presumably the same problem, it should mail Sender rather than Reply-To.

This loop happened after I added a few Reply-To:s in response to user
wishes. It was incited by people sending something to foo@bugs and setting
reply-to to foo@bugs.

Possibly the best solution would be for the BTS to ignore all mails that
have a Debian-PR-* header -- if a message already passed through it, there's
no reason to let it in again.

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