[Python-Dev] Failed issue tracker submission
chris.jerdonek at gmail.com
Sat Nov 17 07:35:38 CET 2012
On Fri, Nov 16, 2012 at 10:06 PM, R. David Murray <rdmurray at bitdance.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 17 Nov 2012 01:01:52 +0100, Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net> wrote:
>> On Sat, 17 Nov 2012 00:47:33 +0100
>> martin at v.loewis.de wrote:
>> > Zitat von Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org>:
>> > > But python-dev seems a poor place to spam with those errors.
>> > It's certainly not deliberate that they are sent. However, there
>> > are too few people interested in working on fixing that so that
>> > it remains unfixed. Even finding out why they are sent to python-dev
>> > is tricky.
>> I think it's because I configured the dummy "python-dev" user that way:
> I'm pretty sure it's because python-dev is the 'from' address
> used when the messages are sent...and the configuration of
> that user is what allows them to be accepted.
> I suggest changing the from address and the account configuration
> to tracker-discuss at python.org instead.
Above and on the meta tracker issue I filed, it sounds like Martin is
saying that the e-mails should never be going to python-dev (or
tracker-discuss) in the first place -- due to a roundup bug and
because the e-mail is already being sent to the submitter and the
roundup admins. Thus, changing the from address would only mitigate
the problem and not be fixing the root cause.
More information about the Python-Dev