I'm planning on setting up mail aliases ＠xemacs.org to make it easy to reach
package maintainers/developers when sending patches and bug reports, asking
Currently my plan is to have four aliases per package, like this:
zenirc-bugs: [where to report bugs]
zenirc-patches: [where to send patches]
zenirc-discuss: [discussion about new features, questions, etc.]
zenirc-maintainer: [reach the maintainer directly]
obviously, not all packages will have 4 different mail addresses. many will
have only one, the maintainer's email address. some may have more than this.
but i think this is pretty good in that it should be clear the purpose of the
i want to collect a general database of package info. please send me
-- URL's of packages
-- any mail addresses you know [either lists or individuals], along with
descriptions if you have them, and the closest mapping onto the above aliases if
you feel like it.
-- name of the maintainer and their e-mail address, if known.
-- other relevant info, if you have any.
I'm sometimes slow in getting around to reading my mail, so if you
want to reach me faster, call 520-661-6661.
for the hell I've been