www-infrastructure-issues mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Rob Weir (Commented) (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (INFRA-4506) Customized bounce notification for openoffice.org domain
Date Wed, 14 Mar 2012 04:33:47 GMT

    [ https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/INFRA-4506?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel&focusedCommentId=13228959#comment-13228959
] 

Rob Weir commented on INFRA-4506:
---------------------------------

Thanks for explaining the constraints here.  Since we don't want to deal with the privacy
and security issues of accepting these emails, I think the one line reject message, with URL,
is best.

Can we use this as the URL?

http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/mailing-lists.html#legacy-openofficeorg-lists

Thanks!

-Rob
                
> Customized bounce notification for openoffice.org domain
> --------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: INFRA-4506
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/INFRA-4506
>             Project: Infrastructure
>          Issue Type: Task
>      Security Level: public(Regular issues) 
>          Components: Mail (qmail)
>            Reporter: Rob Weir
>            Priority: Critical
>
> The legacy OpenOffice.org project had an email forwarding service.  Similar to what we
do with Apache, project volunteers were given openffice.org email addresses which would forward
to their real addresses.    Based on previous ASF Board discussions, we will not be migrating
this forwarding service to Apache.  And oracle is telling us that they will be shutting down
the legacy forwarding service after March 15th.  At the same time the legacy mailing lists
will be shutdown.  These also have openoffice.org email addresses.
> What we're hoping can be done is something like the following:
> 1) On or soon after March 15th, we update MX DNS records for openoffice.org so such traffic
gets routed to Apache rather than Oracle
> 2)  We bounce back all such openoffice.org emails received
> 3) This is the key part.  We don't want just a generic bounce error message.  We want
to bounce back with a custom response, one where we can explain the shutdown and direct the
user to a project webpage where we can give a directory of where the new addresses are.  So
legacy security list would map to the new ooo-security list, etc.  We just want to give the
link to the mappings.  We don't want to automate the forwarding due to the large amount of
spam the legacy lists receive.

--
This message is automatically generated by JIRA.
If you think it was sent incorrectly, please contact your JIRA administrators: https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/ContactAdministrators!default.jspa
For more information on JIRA, see: http://www.atlassian.com/software/jira

        

Mime
View raw message