CVS Update: xc (branch: trunk)

Owen Taylor otaylor at
Tue Sep 28 14:24:00 PDT 2004

On Tue, 2004-09-28 at 11:58 -0400, Adam Jackson wrote:
> On Tuesday 28 September 2004 07:20, Felix Kühling wrote:
> > On Tue, 28 Sep 2004 08:36:56 +0200
> > Matthieu Herrb <matthieu.herrb at> wrote:
> > > Thanks, too. But there are remaining portability issues. Please look at
> > > bugzilla #1409. <>
> >
> > Is it possible to "subscribe" to all bugs in a certain component without
> > being the owner? I'd like to get mails concerning the s3savage
> > component, but I don't feel responsible enough to call myself the owner.
> > I'm hesitant to subscribe to xorg-bugzilla-noise. How heavy traffic is
> > it?
> xorg-bugzilla-noise@ is pretty noisy.

One thing that can help is making sure that the mails have appropriate
headers to allow easy procmail filtering.

* ^From:.*bugzilla-daemon at
* ^X-Bugzilla-Product: gtk\+

These changes are small and should be easily borrowable. (You can check
the GNOME bugzilla source code out of GNOME anonymous CVS as the
'bugzilla-new' module)

They might even be upstream now.

> One way to do this would be to create virtual accounts on pdx - savage-driver@ 
> for example - that's an alias to xorg-bugzilla-noise@, and set the virtual 
> account to be the default component owner.  You could then add savage-driver@ 
> to your Users to Watch pref.

We do this for as well.


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