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Opened 4 years ago

Closed 18 months ago

Last modified 18 months ago

#17505 closed enhancement (duplicate)

Trac is too liberal in sending out e-mail updates on issues

Reported by: sbressler Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: WordPress.org site Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


Something relatively minor that's been bugging me for a long time: Commenting on a Trac issue or adding oneself to the CC list should not send an e-mail to that user, or at least not by default. Suppressing such e-mail for self-made changes is the default on other bug reporting systems (e.g. JIRA), and it would be great if we could make it the default for WP Trac as well.

Change History (6)

comment:1 @nacin4 years ago

  • Component changed from General to WordPress.org site
  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to WordPress.org

I can look into this. In general I'd agree, except that I read Trac in my email, and usually just come here to comment. But such a change wouldn't affect me, as I'm on the wp-trac list.

comment:2 @scribu4 years ago

+1 on not receiving notifications for your own actions.

I have a filter in Gmail that automatically deletes (almost) all of them, but that's not ideal.

comment:3 @kawauso4 years ago

Not having notifications for people just cc'ing would be nice too.

comment:4 @scribu4 years ago

I don't get that. The purpose of cc-ing yourself is precisely to get notified of changes.

Version 0, edited 4 years ago by scribu (next)

comment:5 @samuelsidler18 months ago

  • Milestone WordPress.org deleted
  • Status changed from new to closed

Migrated to #meta127.

comment:6 @SergeyBiryukov18 months ago

  • Resolution set to duplicate
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