Subject: Re: "sendmail" configuration file issue should be fixed
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: John Nemeth <email@example.com>
Date: 06/14/2006 15:06:50
On Sep 30, 9:28am, Matthias Scheler wrote:
} In article <200606091922.k59JMukm012988@vtn1.victoria.tc.ca>,
} firstname.lastname@example.org (John Nemeth) writes:
} > Umm, what about people that upgrade their systems and then realise
} > that they need to install the package? Or, what about people that
} > deliberately wait until after they upgrade to install the package in
} > order to compile it against the new version of the compiler, libc,
} > etc. I don't think the sendmail config files should be marked as
} > obsolete at all.
} Nobody forces them to use "postinstall ... fix sendmail". It's a seperate
} item which can be left out.
If they do a standard upgrade via sysinst, it will be done for
them. This situation is plainly broken. Deleting sendmail config
stuff and spool directories is just wrong.
}-- End of excerpt from Matthias Scheler