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Re: HEADS UP: Postfix 2.9.5 imported
On Wed, 2 Jan 2013 22:37:09 +0000
Matthias Scheler <tron%NetBSD.org@localhost> wrote:
> I've imported Postfix 2.9.5 into NetBSD-current today. It builds and works
> fine under NetBSD/i386. Please submit a bug report with "send-pr" in
> category "bin" if you find any problems.
Do you know of any reason why main.cf has "inet_protocols = ipv4" at
the bottom? (I assume it came from upstream.)
> Here is a list of the major changes since version 2.8.x:
> - Support for long, non-repeating, queue IDs (queue file names). The
> main benefit of non-repeating names is simpler logfile analysis. See
> the description of "enable_long_queue_ids" in postconf(5) for
> - Memcache client support, and support to share postscreen(8) and
> verify(8) caches via the proxymap server. Details about memcache
> support are in memcache_table(5) and MEMCACHE_README.
> - Gradual degradation: if a database is unavailable (can't open, most
> read or write errors) a Postfix daemon will log a warning and
> continue providing the services that don't depend on that table,
> instead of immediately terminating with a fatal error. To terminate
> immediately when a database file can't be opened, specify
> "daemon_table_open_error_is_fatal = yes".
> - Revised postconf(1) command. It warns about unused parameter
> name=value settings in main.cf or master.cf (likely mistakes),
> understands "dynamic" parameter names such as names that depend on
> the name of a master.cf entry (finally, "postconf -n" shows all
> parameter settings), and it can display main.cf and master.cf in a
> more user-friendly format (postconf -nf, postconf -Mf).
> - Read/write deadline support in the SMTP client and server to defend
> against application-level DOS attacks that very slowly write or read
> data one byte at a time.
> Kind regards
> Matthias Scheler http://zhadum.org.uk/
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