Subject: Re: mail/sendmail8.10
To: None <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/24/2000 06:25:01
On Mon, 24 Jul 2000 wrote:
> 	wide patch adds IPv6 support and more things (i vaguely remember
> 	that this is some part in LMTP support).  smtpfeed wants the "more
> 	things" part from wide patch.  i'll make "sendmail893", which is
> 	8.9.3 + wide patch.

In that case sendmail893wide may not be wrong... (with
PKGNAME=sendmail-8.9.3.wide or so)

> >#2 is ok - does
> >8.11.0 include IPv6 support by default?
> 	yes, sendmail supports IPv6 in 8.10.0 and beyond.  8.10.0 has some
> 	issue in backward compatibility (enables IPv6 listening socket even if
> 	we use old cf file). 8.11.0 is better in this aspect.

OK. BTW, could smtpfeed be changed to work with 8.11.0, assuming that it
(8.11.0) has the apropriate "more things" from the wide patch? In that
case we could drop the sendmail893(wide) pkg at all, no?

 - Hubert

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