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mantisbt:reporting_via_email [2007/07/31 02:34]
giallu
mantisbt:reporting_via_email [2013/12/26 13:05] (current)
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    * Making sure that users don't spoof the email FROM address to impersonate other users.    * Making sure that users don't spoof the email FROM address to impersonate other users.
    * Support different types of email formats and protocols (e.g. POP3).    * Support different types of email formats and protocols (e.g. POP3).
-   * Making sure a company keeps control on the issues in their bug tracker (i.e. make sure no one can report a single issue that has viagra ​links). ​ A company doesn'​t want their customers to login to their bugtracker and find porn and viagra related ​issues.+   * Making sure a company keeps control on the issues in their bug tracker (i.e. make sure no one can report a single issue that has spam links). ​ A company doesn'​t want their customers to login to their bugtracker and find spam issues.
  
  
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 +''​ Do we really think mantis can control/​avoid SPAM when google itself can't? If a company receives spam, the problem is on the mail server, not on the mantis installation.''​
  
 ===== Brainstorming ===== ===== Brainstorming =====
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    * Ability to retrieve email messages from POP3 accounts.    * Ability to retrieve email messages from POP3 accounts.
    * Support for one email account per project or one for all projects. (//Ari Maniatis// I don't think this is needed ​ - it is trivial for most Mantis admins to arrange for several email addresses to be delivered into the same POP account)    * Support for one email account per project or one for all projects. (//Ari Maniatis// I don't think this is needed ​ - it is trivial for most Mantis admins to arrange for several email addresses to be delivered into the same POP account)
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 +__giallu__
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 +''​Could we start from a tenfold easier scenario like: ability to process an email from the standard input? did I say, pretty please?''​
  
 ===== Annotating tasks (meta-data) ===== ===== Annotating tasks (meta-data) =====
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 ''​[bug 1234] broken on IE 7''​ ''​[bug 1234] broken on IE 7''​
 Naturally we'd need to look beyond "​re:",​ "​aw:"​ and similar prefixes. Naturally we'd need to look beyond "​re:",​ "​aw:"​ and similar prefixes.
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 +__giallu__
 +''​ 123@b.m.o implies we would need an email address for each bug: not really desiderable ''​
  
    * If a user replies to a notification related to an issue, then the new part in the reply should be added as a note.  Inline replies are not supported. ​ Hence, the note will be extracted from the top of the message. We should check for and remove the most common reply separators such as "on .+ replied with", etc.    * If a user replies to a notification related to an issue, then the new part in the reply should be added as a note.  Inline replies are not supported. ​ Hence, the note will be extracted from the top of the message. We should check for and remove the most common reply separators such as "on .+ replied with", etc.
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    * Why do multiple Mantis users have the same email address? Can it be made a requirement that they are unique?    * Why do multiple Mantis users have the same email address? Can it be made a requirement that they are unique?
    * We need the ability for users to have multiple email addresses. This is very common for our customers.    * We need the ability for users to have multiple email addresses. This is very common for our customers.
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