Subject: Re: mail spams
To: James E. Bernard <jbernard@tater.Mines.EDU>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/28/1996 10:21:37
> >You would have to make inetd launch sendmail, then.  In the default
> >configuration, sendmail is running all the time and receiving the
> >connections by itself.  Starting sendmail from inetd could cause a great
> >performance loss on busy mail servers...
>   Not anymore (as of 8.8.0): sendmail can be configured to use
> libwrap--just add -DTCPWRAPPERS to CFLAGS and -lwrap to LDFLAGS.

Wow.  I stand corrected.  Is it possible to drop the new libwrap, inetd,
and sendmail into the 1.2 tree? O:-)



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