Subject: Re: Setting PKGSRC_MESSAGE_RECIPIENTS by default
To: None <>
From: James K. Lowden <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/13/2004 21:30:37
On Fri, 13 Feb 2004, Soren Jacobsen <> wrote:
> PKGSRC_MESSAGE_RECIPIENTS is great, but doesn't do much good when it's
> not set.  It is quite easy to miss a MESSAGE, and most users probably
> don't even _know_ about the variable.  Therefore, I propose that we mail
> them to root by default.  

Capital idea!  If I might suggest it, perhaps a note could be appended to
the message, if sent to root, directing the reader's attention to