buildd-mail - mail answer processor for buildd
This man page documents the packaged version of buildd-mail. This version is maintained by the buildd-tools project developers on Alioth (https://alioth.debian.org/projects/buildd-tools/).
There is also a version maintained by Ryan Murray which is adapted to build daemon needs, with similar functionality. This version should be equally capable of working in a buildd setup, but has a number of enhancements aimed at making it suitable for use by end-users.
buildd-mail processes incoming mail for the buildd user.
buildd-mail-wrapper was a setuid wrapper for buildd-mail, which has been removed and is no longer required. It has been kept as a symbolic link to buildd-mail for compatibility purposes, but is obsolete and will removed in a future release.
The buildd user should have a file ~/.forward with the following contents:
This will ensure all incoming mail will be processed using buildd-mail.
- Configuration, maintained by the system administrator. This may be used to override the defaults.
- User-specific configuration.
- Mail forwarding configuration.
Roman Hodek <Roman.Hodek@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>.
sbuild is based on debbuild, written by James Troup <firstname.lastname@example.org> and has been modified by
Ben Collins <email@example.com>, Ryan Murray <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Francesco Paolo Lovergine <email@example.com>, Michael Banck <firstname.lastname@example.org>, and Roger Leigh <email@example.com>
Copyright © 1998-2000 Roman Hodek <firstname.lastname@example.org> Copyright © 1998-1999 James Troup <email@example.com> Copyright © 2003-2006 Ryan Murray <firstname.lastname@example.org> Copyright © 2001-2003 Rick Younie <email@example.com> Copyright © 2003-2004 Francesco Paolo Lovergine <firstname.lastname@example.org> Copyright © 2005 Michael Banck <email@example.com> Copyright © 2005-2008 Roger Leigh <firstname.lastname@example.org>
|31 January 2021||Version 0.81.2|