Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/etc
To: None <>
From: Brian A. Seklecki <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 05/30/2006 19:44:43
On Tue, 30 May 2006, Perry E. Metzger wrote:

> Christos Zoulas <> writes:
>> Modified Files:
>> 	src/etc: Makefile mailer.conf man.conf master.passwd
> [...]
>> Log Message:
>> Remove sendmail (approved by core)


Also, chapter 24 of "The NetBSD Guide" will need to be significantly 
rewritten to account for the absence of GNU/ in version 
greater than 3.99.20+:


- The FQDN / hosts(5) issue
- A sendmail "smarthost" style configuration (common config)


> BTW (this is a general note to everyone) perhaps we should rig the rc
> scripts to "force" hostname to be an fqdn, which would eliminate that
> possible configuration mistake for postfix users. Then there really
> would be very little the naive user would have to worry about.