Re: How to implement QA web pages for a certain set of packages
On Thu, 25 Sep 2008, Paul Wise wrote:
(hope that these anchors links will be set - if not its probably easy
to create a patch.)
Seems they are set, no patch needed.
Yes, you are right.
But it seems that this method does not in all cases work reliable:
From email@example.com Thu Sep 25 23:14:23 2008
Date: Thu, 25 Sep 2008 14:44:23 -0600
From: DDPO Control Bot <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: subscribe
Processing commands for email@example.com:
Set user to firstname.lastname@example.org.
subscribe altree bio
altree added to section bio.
subscribe fastdnaml bio
fastdnaml added to section bio.
subscribe njplot bio
njplot added to section bio.
subscribe tree-puzzle bio
tree-puzzle added to section bio.
subscribe treeviewx bio
treeviewx added to section bio.
subscribe molphy bio
molphy added to section bio.
subscribe phylip bio
phylip added to section bio.
subscribe treetool bio
treetool added to section bio.
---> there is no such section
subscribe bioperl bio-dev
bioperl added to section bio-dev.
subscribe libncbi6-dev bio-dev
libncbi6-dev added to section bio-dev.
subscribe mcl bio-dev
mcl added to section bio-dev.
---> while there is a section
bioperl is listed in the main section (while the other two are listed as
subscribe zope-cms cms
zope-cms added to section cms.
subscribe epigrass epi
epigrass added to section epi.
---> no section epi, epigrass listed in main
subscribe amidectsim imaging
amidectsim added to section imaging.
---> ups, this was a typo, but good for a test: I wished ddpo would at least
warn about non-existant packages you try to subscribe. Is there any
sense to subscribe to not existing packages (am I missing something) or
should I file a bug report?
subscribe ctn imaging
ctn added to section imaging.
---> listed in main in contrast to the other candidates which are added
subscribe dcmtk imaging
dcmtk added to section imaging.
subscribe dicomnifti imaging
dicomnifti added to section imaging.
subscribe imagej imaging
imagej added to section imaging.
subscribe minc-tools imaging
minc-tools added to section imaging.
subscribe medcon imaging
medcon added to section imaging.
subscribe python-nifti imaging
python-nifti added to section imaging.
subscribe xmedcon imaging
xmedcon added to section imaging.
Stopping processing here.
email@example.com is subscribed to the following packages:
bio: altree fastdnaml molphy njplot phylip tree-puzzle treetool treeviewx
bio-dev: bioperl libncbi6-dev mcl
imaging: amidectsim ctn dcmtk dicomnifti imagej medcon minc-tools python-nifti xmedcon
---> I guess the later is the output of
Print the list of subscribed packages (automatically shown after
So at least there is some way to obtain the list of currently subscribed
packages - even if it is not reliable because it shows the same problems
as above. I would love to have a better interface than email to this
because setting up a procmail rule to catch which queries from ddtp seems
like a suboptimal option if you want to handle this stuff automatically.