How to Use Email
Apache email usage based on Gmail
When you become a committer, you will have an apache email. This tutorial uses apache email based on Gmail.
1. Login to Gmail
- Gmail's official website is here
2. Set up your Apache email
3. Click on settings
4. Find your Apache email
You should have an email from
firstname.lastname@example.org like this in your mailbox:
Welcome to the Apache Software Foundation
The content is as follows
Good news! We have created your Apache Software Foundation (ASF) committer account, and it is now ready for you.
Your ApacheID is: xxxx
Your Apache email is
5. Add Apache email
- Login to id.apache.org, config the forwarding email
- add the apache email to the Gmail settings
Before the config is set, the Gmail mailbox is used to send by default, and the apache mailbox can be added as the default sending email mailbox. This process requires related configuration and email confirmation verification.