Subject: Re: some pkg questions
To: Udo Steinegger <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/25/1998 10:44:17
On Fri, 25 Sep 1998, Udo Steinegger wrote:

: 1: /usr/pkgsrc/mail/imap-uw
: ---------------------------
: this package installs without having the imap and pop3 lines added
: to /etc/services.
: Neither the appropriate lines in /etc/inetd.conf are added.
: So one needs to add it manually.

This is intentional.  First, the pop server in that distribution is not the
only pop server in pkgsrc (there's qpopper, for example).  Second, not
everyone wants all three services (imap, pop2, pop3) enabled by default;
some people want the pkg for pop3 only and some for imap only.

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.