Subject: Re: turning sendmail into a symlink
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/06/1998 21:21:55
On Sun, 6 Dec 1998, Perry E. Metzger wrote:

> > There might be reasons not to use a script, but on the face of it it
> > seems like it might be worthwhile.  An advantage of a configuration
> > file and script is that "everything would be kept in one place",
> Everything is *one* symlink. I don't see why this is a worse
> configuration mechanism than any other.
	Well, mailq and newaliases would need to be changed from their
	current hardlinked behaviour... I have to say I did rather
	like the idea of sendmail.$MAILER (default sendmail.sendmail).


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