Email Notifications for FullBlogPlugin

Notice: This plugin is unmaintained and available for adoption.


This plugin uses the blog change interface in FullBlogPlugin to send out email notifications for:

  • new posts
  • updated posts
  • comment added
  • deleted posts

Email notifications are sent to the user who made the change. Notifications can also be sent to other users or a distribution list by specifying the smtp_always_cc option.

The emails are sent in plain text using a template that was modeled after Trac's ticket_notify_email template.

If you are using the AnnouncerPlugin, you should use its FullBlogPlugin rather than the FullBlogNotificationPlugin.

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for FullBlogNotificationPlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.


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Download the zipped source from here.


You can check out FullBlogNotificationPlugin from here using Subversion, or browse the source with Trac.


General instructions on installing Trac plugins can be found on the TracPlugins page.


You should first configure Trac to send notifications. For details see t:TracNotification.

Once Trac is configured to send notifications, using the trac.ini options available below you can get notifications of blog changes:

always_notify_author = False
from_email = tracblog@localhost
from_name = None
reply_to_email = tracadmin@localhost
notification_actions = post_created, post_updated, post_comment_added, post_deleted, post_deleted_version
no_notification_categories = Draft, draft
smtp_always_cc = []
subject_template = $prefix $blog.title ($action)

Recent Changes

10014 by rjollos on 2011-04-03 04:03:16
Refs #8662: Merged [10013] into the 0.12 branch.
10013 by rjollos on 2011-04-03 03:40:58
Fixes #8662: The reply_to_email configuration setting is now correctly used to set the email header reply-to field.
8581 by rjollos on 2010-08-31 23:11:19
0.11 branch: Replicated changes made to new Genshi template in 0.12 branch in [8564] and [8565]. Refs #7581.


Author: trickie
Maintainer: none (needsadoption)

Last modified 8 years ago Last modified on Oct 1, 2016, 8:54:02 PM