Feature #2334

Autocreate user account when user submits email that creates new issue

Added by Grzegorz Kulewski almost 13 years ago. Updated about 12 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:2008-12-13
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:-% Done:


Category:Email receiving
Target version:0.9.0


Some of my projects are working as a request tracking system and not all customers are pre-registered. So I would really like to see an option to the email importer to autocreate account and accept the mail (and create new issue) when new from email address is used. Same for adding comments to existing issues.

Of course the ability to merge such accounts with existing ones (if somebody used other email address and is already registered) is welcomed too. So are easy deletes of such accounts in rare cases when the mail is SPAM.

Related issues

Related to Redmine - Feature #3003: Better handling of unknown and aliased email addresses wh... New 2009-03-18
Duplicated by Redmine - Feature #2609: mailhandler Closed 2009-01-28


#2 Updated by Matthew Duhan over 12 years ago


#3 Updated by Frotran Def over 12 years ago


#4 Updated by Daniel Jones over 12 years ago


#5 Updated by simon b over 12 years ago

this is being also addressed in patch #3003 to some extent.

#6 Updated by Marcel Evenson over 12 years ago


#7 Updated by Paul Macdonnell over 12 years ago


#8 Updated by Jean-Philippe Lang about 12 years ago

  • Category changed from Email notifications to Email receiving

#9 Updated by Jean-Philippe Lang about 12 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • Target version set to 0.9.0
  • Resolution set to Fixed

Implemented in r2789.

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