Subject: Re: Replace system Postfix
To: Matthias Buelow <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 02/01/2005 07:50:26
In message <41FF1ACD.firstname.lastname@example.org>, Matthias Buelow writes:
>Florian Stoehr wrote:
>> mailwrapper / mailer.conf -> Yep that helps a lot. Thanks all.
>the problem is, when you type "postfix reload", will it run the "new"
>that is something that can't be sufficiently resolved within the current
>framework. [why both sendmail _and_ postfix have to be in the base
>system eludes me, anyways..]
More generally, I don't think the system does a good job with software
that's both in the base system and in pkgsrc. I'm currently fighting
this with xorg vs. XFree86. But that's a topic for tech-pkg, I think.
--Prof. Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb