Title: meta: notification messages from and are marked as spam by Google Gmail
Type: Severity: normal
Components: None Versions:
Status: open Resolution:
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Assigned To: Nosy List: jason_s, jeff.allen, zyasoft
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Created on 2016-02-10.17:36:03 by jason_s, last changed 2018-03-23.20:57:42 by jeff.allen.

msg10735 (view) Author: Jason Sachs (jason_s) Date: 2016-02-10.17:36:02
Notification messages from and are marked as spam by Google Gmail.

I get this display in Gmail:

Why is this message in Spam? It is in violation of Google's recommended email sender guidelines.  Learn more

with a link to

Please fix; Jython is a really important library, but this bug tracker is brittle.
msg10736 (view) Author: Jason Sachs (jason_s) Date: 2016-02-10.17:38:18
that's not all; if the URL when I login is not a "plain" URL like or (so looking at individual issues) I get an error saying

broken form: multiple @action values submitted
msg10737 (view) Author: Jim Baker (zyasoft) Date: 2016-02-10.18:02:21
We are revamping workflows in 2.7.2, and making the bug tracker work better is definitely part of that. We should just check against CPython's instance and see what deltas we have with them vs our instance.
msg11743 (view) Author: Jeff Allen (jeff.allen) Date: 2018-03-05.19:59:45
I get my mail via Google without comparable problems. Differs in detail, no doubt.

The tracker could do with some love. Although we will revamp workflows after 2.7.2 (I hope), we'll be following the CPython example (more GitHub, less Their bug tracker is still maintained as ground truth. Any chance we can cheaply steal that configuration?

SPF we could do via DNS.
Date User Action Args
2018-03-23 20:57:42jeff.allensetmilestone: Jython 2.7.2 ->
2018-03-05 19:59:46jeff.allensetnosy: + jeff.allen
messages: + msg11743
2016-02-10 18:02:21zyasoftsetnosy: + zyasoft
messages: + msg10737
milestone: Jython 2.7.2
2016-02-10 17:38:19jason_ssetmessages: + msg10736
2016-02-10 17:36:03jason_screate