Frank Schima macsforever2000 at
Thu Feb 25 13:05:34 PST 2010

On Feb 25, 2010, at 12:12 PM, Bradley Giesbrecht wrote:

> On Feb 25, 2010, at 11:03 AM, Daniel J. Luke wrote:
>> On Feb 25, 2010, at 1:48 PM, Bradley Giesbrecht wrote:
>>> I guess my question is who should I be corresponding with to justify my changes?
>> I would just put an explanation of why you chose those changes into the ticket where you include your patch and then you can discuss it with the committer who looks at it (if necessary).
>> I think if you're willing to become the maintainer of the port, that that would also factor in to how one would evaluate your proposed changes.
> I'm pretty familiar with my mail setup but my experience ends there. If people report problems with my postfix Portfile I feel confident I could fix the issue fairly quickly.
> If I'm the best or only choice and having me as a maintainer is better then no maintainer then I volunteer.

It sounds like you would be a fine maintainer for the port. 

> Should I just add my email address to my Portfile?
> Is it know if MacPorts is email harvested?

We obfuscate the emails in the portfile to help reduce spam. For example, you would use:



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