Subject: Re: IMPORTANT: sendmail package
To: Mason Loring Bliss <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/10/1999 16:55:35
On Sat, 10 Apr 1999, Mason Loring Bliss wrote:

> Anyway, would it be a good thing or a bad thing for the stock hosts.allow
> to have either a sendmail entry or comments describing such an entry?

There is no stock file, though one could argue that there should
be. However, I can't figure out how you were denying connections
with sendmail, anyway, if it wasn't in your hosts.allow or deny.
You don't have a `*:*: deny' in your hosts.allow or something, do
you? (If you do, you can hardly blame that on NetBSD!)

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