Subject: Re: sendmail licensing again
To: Mason Loring Bliss <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 12/10/1998 10:10:23
Mason Loring Bliss writes:
> The idea of switching to using something other than sendmail as NetBSD's
> main mailer has been lobbed about lately.
No. What has been stated is that we're probably going to make PostFix
available as an alternative -- not that we will not continue to
> It seems to me that the reason for not distributing 8.9.x with NetBSD was
> that the license had a required, open-ended term for redistribution of
> source code.
The real issue is that sendmail is now effectively GPLed.