[aur-general] AUR-notify suggestions

Peter Lewis pete at muddygoat.org
Thu Jun 24 04:47:46 EDT 2010


Thanks for the reply Lukas.

On Thursday 24 Jun 2010 at 09:21 Lukas Fleischer wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 24, 2010 at 09:03:52AM +0100, Peter Lewis wrote:
> > 1) It could say in the email (preferably the subject) if I was the person
> > who uploaded / am currently maintaining that package.
> What would that be useful for?


> To put those mails in different mail
> boxes? I currently keep a list with AUR packages I maintain and use it
> to highlight mail notifications for such packages in mutt (which works
> fine unless you adopt/create new packages every day).

To avoid having to do this :-) It just seemed like a nicer solution than 
everyone having to keep and update mail filters for every package. I 
personally tend to scan down a message list for subject lines that make me 
act. It's not a big deal, but this would just help a little.

> If you want this to be implemented, the bug tracker [1] might be a
> better place.

Okay thanks. I just thought I'd ask around informally before sticking in a 

> > 2) If I could also be notified when a new version of the package was
> > uploaded.
> There already is a feature request for that feature [2].
> [1] http://bugs.archlinux.org/index.php?project=2
> [2] http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/7442

Excellent :-)


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