There are several mailing lists relevant to Dired. If you wish to join a list, send e-mail to their -request address. firstname.lastname@example.org This is where all bug reports should go. M-x dired-report-bug is the recommended way of sending bug reports about Dired, and this will send by default to this address. email@example.com This is where general discussions about Dired should go. For beta-testing discussions, use efs-testers instead. firstname.lastname@example.org This is where discussions about beta testing Dired should go. Bugs should however be reported to efs-bugs. Patches for beta test bugs will be sent to this list. email@example.com This is where announcements such as new generally available releases of efs should go. Each of the lists have a -request address to join and leave the list.