Subject: Re: Hesiod docs?
To: Miles Nordin <carton@Ivy.NET>
From: Dave McGuire <email@example.com>
Date: 04/26/1999 00:42:16
On Mon, 26 Apr 1999, Miles Nordin wrote:
>Does anyone have some starting points for learning about Hesiod? Even,
>just some examples of zone files, if nothing else is available? Does MIT
>release Project Athena software (like Moira and SMS) to the public? If
>so, where does this happen?
I dunno about sms, but moira can be found in /pub/ATHENA/moira on
In the context of using sendmail with hesiod, I rebuild sendmail with Hesiod
support (if it's not already there) and put this in sendmail.cf:
With a hesiod.conf file that looks like this:
And a zone in my nameserver called maildrop.ns.neurotica.com containing
records like this:
mcguire HS TXT firstname.lastname@example.org
Note that one can use Hesiod for *lots* of different things, not just mail
aliases, so this is just an example. I hope this helps.