Subject: Re: turning sendmail into a symlink
To: David Brownlee <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/07/1998 10:47:07
David Brownlee writes:
> 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...

That only impacts our makefiles, not the user.