Changeset 28034 for trunk/doc


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Timestamp:
Aug 18, 2007, 8:24:33 PM (12 years ago)
Author:
markd@…
Message:

Refine the explanation of maintainer email address hiding.

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  • trunk/doc/guide/new/xml/portfileref.xml

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    832832          <listitem>
    833             <para>The email address(es) of the Portfile maintainer(s). To
    834             avoid spam, email addresses are often hidden. To hide email
    835             addresses from spambots, use these conventions.</para>
     833            <para>A port's maintainer is a person or persons who take
     834            responsibility for keeping the port up-to-date, and the maintainer
     835            keyword lists maintainer email addresses(s). However, many
     836            maintainers wish to hide these addresses from spambots; to do so
     837            follow these conventions:</para>
    836838
    837839            <itemizedlist>
     
    848850            </itemizedlist>
    849851
    850             <para>In the example below, the email addresses
    851             <email>joebob@macports.org</email> and
    852             <email>julesverne@somedomain.org</email> are hidden using this
     852            <para>In the example below, the maintainer email addresses
     853            <email>jdoe@macports.org</email> and
     854            <email>julesverne@somedomain.org</email> are hidden using these
    853855            convention.</para>
    854856
    855             <programlisting>maintainers       joebob \
     857            <programlisting>maintainers       jdoe \
    856858                  somedomain.org:julesverne</programlisting>
    857859          </listitem>
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