Bug#2157: mirror uses /usr/bin/mail
Sven Rudolph writes:
Sven> Package: mirror
Sven> Version: 2.8-1
Sven> The /usr/bin/mirror program seems to use /usr/bin/mail for sending
Sven> mails. IMHO it should depend on (or recommend) the mailx package that
Sven> provides /usr/bin/mail .
Indeed. You only get bitten, though, if you have $mail_to set and no program
mailx, Mail or mail. The mirror package will now recommend mailx. I'll
release 2.8-2 today.
Dirk Eddelb"uttel http://qed.econ.queensu.ca/~edd