Status: New
Owner: ----
Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium

New issue 3149 by reviewboard doesn't use sender email setting

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What version are you running?

What's the URL of the page containing the problem?

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Set email sender to in admin
2. Do reviewboard action as that's triggered to send email

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
Expected: mail has a From header of
Instead: mail has a From header that says

This behavior worked properly as per - - in 1.6.X

What operating system are you using? What browser?

Please provide any additional information below.
The new behavior creates a real problem in gmail as there's no way using gmail's filtering to tell apart an auto-generated email from reviewboard and one that's sent by a human in response (or followup). With the behavior as documented, one could look for the From address to come out of ReviewBoard. Unfortunately, there's no way in gmail to filter on the other headers that identify the email as an automatically generated one.

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