Subject: Re: recent mail/sendmail changes
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Ben Collver <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/02/2003 19:39:21
On Tue, Dec 02, 2003 at 09:41:57PM -0500, Todd Vierling wrote:
> sendmail-8.12.10nb2 added:
> : 2) /etc/mail/
> :         This file is not needed because we install it as:
> :                 ${PREFIX}/share/sendmail/cf/
> :
> :         To avoid installing /etc/mail/, I added to devtools/OS/NetBSD:
> :                 define(`confINST_DEP', `')
> Unless you're going to put it in ${PKG_SYSCONFDIR}, this is WRONG.
> is *intentionally* customizable just like any other Sendmail
> config, and thus should not be used directly from ${PREFIX}/share.

I am sorry, I do not understand what you mean by this.

I backed out the change, and will leave this PR to the people who actually
know what they are doing.