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Re: Please think and test before setting a mailing list as "Maintainer:"

Tino Keitel <tino.keitel@tikei.de> writes:

> What about ordinary users who report bugs for packages with
> members-only Alioth lists as the Maintainer: address?

Those lists are configured inappropriately. The Maintainer email
address should accept email messages from anyonei, to avoid exactly
that problem. If that's a mailing list, the same applies.

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Ben Finney

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