Subject: Re: Upgrading removes sendmail, breaks system config
To: Pavel Cahyna <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/11/2007 14:20:40
On Wed, Jul 11, 2007 at 12:07:02PM +0000, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> Which is of course not true generally, but how do you want to solve it?

As I said, make postinstall scream loud when mailer.conf indicates that
sendmail from base is being used, and let the user decide (with the help
of some to-be-written documentation).  It cannot be solved automatically
as Matthias also pointed out.