Re: Bug#507288: mails to $firstname.lastname@example.org should also be send to Uploaders:
Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> Currently Dak and debbugs mail directly the Maintainer and send a copy to
> the PTS. Other services mail email@example.com and this one also mails the
> Maintainer and send a copy the PTS.
> You ask to modify the PTS to mail the Uploaders and I respond that it's
> not a wise choice because nobody can disable the mails sent directly to
> the maintainer.
> If we can get the Dak and debbugs to mail only the PTS, then we can code
> the PTS to auto-subscribe either the Maintainer or all the Uploaders (or both)
> and leave the choice to each team (or each member) to override the default
Having BTS and DAK mails do more hops than strictly necessary does not
sound like a good idea. We are seeing enough stuff lost between DAK and
lists and BTS and lists already. I would not want to force people to
have an additional point of failure.
It is easy enough to filter out these two classes mail and forward the
remainder to whoever, so changing ftp-master and bugs should not be a
Thomas Viehmann, http://thomas.viehmann.net/