Subject: Re: sendmail and netbsd
To: Jon Lindgren <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/01/2000 14:50:44
>A bit off topic, but wasn't the historical reason for being so
>obtuse the fact that it had to load and parse the file each time it was
>started?  (i.e. brevity helped the init speed of sendmail)  Don't get me
>wrong - I don't mean to defend sendmail...

something like that, i believe, though most of that was offset so by
the freeze files.

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