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Re: Bashbug should warn reporters details will be public.

From: Karl Goetz
Subject: Re: Bashbug should warn reporters details will be public.
Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2009 10:43:22 +1030

On Mon, 28 Dec 2009 11:50:17 -0500
Chet Ramey <address@hidden> wrote:

> On 12/25/09 11:28 PM, Karl Goetz wrote:
> > When bashbug is run, the email sent lands in public locations. It
> > would be great if it could warn about this. I'm not sure how
> > intrusive this change should be, or if meantioning it for -h,
> > --help and in the documentation would be enough.
> I will add mentions of address@hidden to the help text and final
> confirmation.  I don't think anything else is warranted.

Sounds good.

> > I'm reporting this after someone coming to complain in #gnu. 
> Really.  This strikes me as a bit over the top.

Maybe so, but i felt reporting it and having it closed on the spot was
better then it not being reported.
> Chet

Karl Goetz, (Kamping_Kaiser / VK5FOSS)
Debian contributor / gNewSense Maintainer
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