Subject: Re: postinstall and sendmail removal
To: Alan Barrett <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/01/2006 11:46:15
On Thu, Jun 01, 2006 at 11:35:08AM +0200, Alan Barrett wrote:
> Check /var/backups/etc/mail/aliases.current,v for daily backups of
> /etc/mail/aliases, as created by /etc/security.  (Assuming you have
> not overridden the default run_security=YES or backup_uses_rcs=YES in
> /etc/daily.conf or /etc/security.conf.)

Somehow I always forget about /var/backups when I need it, and get
reminded of it after I've managed to restore my data through other
(harder) ways. :-)  

Btw, is it possible to extend the daily backups to other files/dirs,
e.g. all of /etc/postfix/, or /usr/pkg/etc/ ?