Subject: Re: HEADS-UP: sendmail 8.12.8 imported
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 04/07/2003 13:22:34
>> changes to /etc/postinstall will help with upgrades and advise you of
>> any possible problems.
>Mmmmm just taken me over an hour to get outbound mail going again :-(
>Local sendmail.cf files need to be rebuilt from the hostname.mc file.
>The hostname.mc file has to be edited because:
>1) the lines now need to be ordered differently
this is now "enforced", as opposed to "discouraged".
>2) AutoRebuildAliases has been deprecated
yes. it was always a "security problem".
>3) the syntax of FEATURE(access_db) has changed
insofar as you need to add -T<TMPF>, but that's about it...no?
>4) CLIENT_OPTIONS(`Address=0.0.0.0, Modifiers=h') now works, used to
> be a horrid define.
>Oh - mailq no longer seems to work :-(
since sendmail can't read the files in the main queue any more, yes.
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