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 It has been kept as a symbolic link to buildd-mail for compatibility purposes, but is obsolete and will removed in a future release.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.
Mail forwarding configuration.
Roman Hodek <[email protected]>.
sbuild is based on debbuild, written by James Troup <[email protected]> and has been modified by
Ben Collins <[email protected]>, Ryan Murray <[email protected]>, Francesco Paolo Lovergine <[email protected]>, Michael Banck <[email protected]>, and Roger Leigh <[email protected]>
Copyright \[co] 1998-2000 Roman Hodek <roman\@hodek.net> Copyright \[co] 1998-1999 James Troup <troup\@debian.org> Copyright \[co] 2003-2006 Ryan Murray <rmurray\@debian.org> Copyright \[co] 2001-2003 Rick Younie <younie\@debian.org> Copyright \[co] 2003-2004 Francesco Paolo Lovergine <frankie\@debian.org> Copyright \[co] 2005 Michael Banck <mbanck\@debian.org> Copyright \[co] 2005-2008 Roger Leigh <rleigh\@debian.org>