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Re: Directing bug reports away from the Debian BTS

On Wed, 09 Mar 2005, Jamie Jones wrote:
> G'day,
> I maintain a few unoffical Debian packages. Before I make my repository
> available to the world, I'd like to ensure that if someone runs
> reportbug on one of my packages, it will email me, and not the Debian
> BTS.

See /usr/share/doc/reportbug/README.Developers;

Basically, you want a Send-To: foobts.foobar.org or whatever in

Alternatively, add a Bugs: and Origin: field to your control file so
reportbug (and otherfrontends) will know to read it and send bugs to
the appropriate location.

Don Armstrong

If you have the slightest bit of intellectual integrity you cannot
support the government. -- anonymous

http://www.donarmstrong.com              http://rzlab.ucr.edu

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