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
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link to buildd-mail for compatibility purposes, but is obsolete and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
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 <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 (C) 1998-2000 Roman Hodek <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Copyright (C) 1998-1999 James Troup <email@example.com>
Copyright (C) 2003-2006 Ryan Murray <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Copyright (C) 2001-2003 Rick Younie <email@example.com>
Copyright (C) 2003-2004 Francesco Paolo Lovergine <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Copyright (C) 2005 Michael Banck <email@example.com>
Copyright (C) 2005-2008 Roger Leigh <firstname.lastname@example.org>