Re: Alioth Project Denied
Loïc Minier, 2005-08-07 17:10:06 +0200 :
> On Sun, Aug 07, 2005, Olaf van der Spek wrote:
>> > We can probably. Would you care to provide us the patch ?
>> A patch to change a from email address?
> I suppose it's nice to:
> - spot where the change needs to be made
> - move that to a configuration file if it's not already in a config
> - integrate the change to some sensible default (root@alioth, or
> admin@alioth, or alioth-admin@mailname) in Debian and the gforge
> package in general
> - integrate the config option in the debconf templates
Or, in order to appease the crowds quickly:
- locate place to hack;
- hardcode 'email@example.com' in there;
- rebuild packages;
- install packages.
Alioth.debian.org is currently undergoing the last of these steps.
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