Subject: Re: IMPORTANT: sendmail package
To: None <>
From: Thilo Manske <Thilo.Manske@HEH.Uni-Oldenburg.DE>
List: current-users
Date: 04/10/1999 00:45:52
On Fri, Apr 09, 1999 at 06:08:02PM -0400, Mason Loring Bliss wrote:
> I just moved over from using a hand-built sendmail 8.9.3 to using our
> package system version. One thing I didn't consider is that the sendmail
> package is using tcp wrappers. I expect this to zap other people too. If
> you install the package after having used a non-tcp-wrapped version of
> sendmail, your mailer will REJECT all mail that tries to pass through it,
> if you don't modify your /etc/hosts.allow.
BTW: sshd uses libwrap as well - wich hit me some time ago! :-)
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