Subject: Re: pkg/17427
To: David Burgess <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/19/2002 16:11:43
On Fri, 19 Jul 2002, David Burgess wrote:

> No it won't.  It will work exactly the way it does now.  I'll install a
> new version of sendmail, and the makemap from the old system will be
> executed.  I'll install a new version of named, and half of the old

What is running makemap?

(Also, maybe the sendmail package could install its own rc.d/sendmail
script and it should be configured or a message saying it should be used

> programs will be used, and half of the new programs will be run.  Programs

Can you explain the exact issues?

I am especially curious, because I plan to start using bind9 package. What
should I prepare for?

And what can I do to workaround/fix this?

If no fix, then maybe the MESSAGE (+DISPLAY) can explain the issues and
some workarounds.

> that don't get the benefit of my local path changes don't work.  Cron jobs
> don't work.

What cron jobs?

What happens?

   Jeremy C. Reed