[Reportbug-maint] reportbug commit notifications [Was: Re: Fwd: [reportbug] r596 - in /trunk: reportbug reportbug_4merge]

Sandro Tosi matrixhasu at gmail.com
Thu Aug 7 07:10:16 UTC 2008

Hi Giridhar,

>> since I'm now subscribed to reportbug-commit ml, how can I stop cia.vc
>> sending this email to me? is it something on the website or in the svn
>> post-commit hook on alioth?
> These are not being sent by cia.vc.  All that cia.vc does is to store commit
> notifications in its DB and show them at http://cia.vc/stats/project/reportbug

that's why I couldn't find any configuration on cia.vc ;)

> Notifications (to CIA.vc as well as to mailing lists) are sent by the
> svnmailer package supported by alioth admins.  See
> http://wiki.debian.org/Alioth/PackagingProject and
> http://wiki.debian.org/Alioth/Svn
> For reportbug, the commit mails are sent to:
> (A) The "cvs" keyword of the PTS (dev-ref 4.10.3) via the post-commit hooks --
> which is actually mails Bcc:ed to reportbug_cvs at packages.qa.debian.org but has
> the address reportbug at packages.qa.debian.org in the To: field.  These are sent
> by svnmailer, See http://wiki.debian.org/Alioth/Svn

ahhhhhhhhhhh that's it! I don't know why I thought it was cia: now
I've removed from that tag from PTS. Thanks!

> You are getting mails from both A and B.  You could choose to either remove
> the cvs keyword (dev-ref 4.10.1) for reportbug PTS subscription or unsubscribe
> from the reportbug-commits mailing list.
> However, please don't remove the svnmailer hook that sends mails to the PTS
> cvs keyword.  Since it is documented in the dev-ref, that is the first place
> people expect to receive commit nofitications :)

no no, I simply remove myself from that subscription.

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, Morpheus, matrixhasu)
My website: http://matrixhasu.altervista.org/
Me at Debian: http://wiki.debian.org/SandroTosi

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