Subject: Re: turning sendmail into a symlink
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/14/1998 00:03:04
In article <>,
	"Perry E. Metzger" <> writes:
> ... I am proposing that /usr/sbin/sendmail turn into a symlink to
> /usr/sbin/sendmail.real, ...

I agree that we need a smart way to use another mailer than "sendmail".
But IMHO overwriting symlinks in "/usr/sbin" is no clean solution. There
should be some kind of wrapper which gets the real mailer binary's path
from a configuration file.


Matthias Scheler