Subject: Re: misc/10243: rc.d/sendmail should not exit if [ -f /etc/sendmail.cf ]
To: Keith Moore , matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 06/01/2000 11:56:37
> now, what does netbsd want to do?
> - use /etc/mail as sendmail 8.10 and beyond suggests, no local changes.
> get long-time users question that says "why is the change?" during
> transition period
> - use /etc like traditional way, maintain local change against sendmail,
> and sendmail.cf, and get newbie questions that says "all other
> platforms put sendmail.cf in /etc/mail, and why netbsd puts it in
> /etc?" forever.
> - stick with sendmail 8.8 or 8.9 and fix all the security holes by
> ourselves, no new features. get questions like "why not 8.11?"
> - no sendmail shipped with netbsd, use pkgsrc. get questions like
> "why no sendmail?"
and I should point out we have gone through this discussion already,
before 8.10 migration.