Subject: Re: sendmail removal and getting migration advice right
To: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 06/15/2006 21:30:36
On Thu, Jun 15, 2006 at 10:36:59AM +0200, Martin Husemann wrote:
> - cp /usr/pkg/share/examples/mini_sendmail/mailer.conf /etc
> - vi /etc/mailer.conf and replace "relayhost" with the mail server you
> want to forward to.
> - add check_mailq=NO to /etc/daily.conf (there is no mailq, so you do not
> want to check it)
> The downside of this aproach (with in my case actually is a feature):
> mini_sendmail does not queue, not at all. If the relayhost is not available,
> mail submission will just fail.
That's annoying. Can mini-sendmail be told to try several different relays
before giving up ?
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference