Subject: Re: README: sendmail changes
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Eric Haszlakiewicz <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/23/2004 14:10:34
On Thu, Jul 22, 2004 at 11:04:31PM -0400, Andrew Brown wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 22, 2004 at 09:38:32AM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> >There was some discussion of a new rc.d script "mailer", with a 
> >variable mailer_flags that can be set to sendmail, postfix, etc.; this 
> >script would build mailer.conf and start the appropriate mailer.  Is 
> >that not possible?
> i imagine it's possible, but someone has yet to dream up a way to deal
> with someone installing somerandommta and using that instead of
> anything else...afaict.  ie, it sounds trivial, but the engineering of
> it is somewhat more complex.
	uhm... "mailer=manual" in rc.conf and the user configures mailer.conf
by hand?