Subject: Re: sendmail: adding some features
To: None <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: tech-net
Date: 08/24/2000 13:46:13
>I wonder if there's a reason we shouldn't add features like genericstable
>etc. to the default sendmail config we ship? That way one doesn't have to
>rebuild the .cf file if he wants to use these features.
>How about adding these:
>	FEATURE(genericstable, hash -o /etc/mail/genericstable)
>	FEATURE(mailertable, hash -o /etc/mail/mailertable)
>	FEATURE(virtuserstable, hash -o /etc/mail/virtuserstable)
>	FEATURE(domaintable, hash -o /etc/mail/domaintable)
>	FEATURE(access_db, hash -o /etc/mail/access)

i'm already using three of the five, so it looks like it makes sense.
the only thing i'd suggest is that you use 

FEATURE(genericstable, DATABASE_MAP_TYPE` -o 'MAIL_SETTINGS_DIR`genericstable')

instead.  then again...maybe i'm just being pedantic?  :)

>And maybe even
>	FEATURE(`redirect')

this i've never used.

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