Re: Yet another Linux distribution! :-)
>>"Rev" == Rev Joseph Carter <email@example.com> writes:
Rev> The script didn't deal with the fact that I didn't have a static
Hmm. I don't quite understand that -- I think I just had my
machine set up as 127.0.0.2 or something (I could also have used
192.168.1.10 or something). I had /etc/hosts set up with that -- and
said order hosts,bind in /etc/host.conf.
I had sendmail working for me as far back as I remember (like
linux 0.98.XX) -- and I just got a static IP address late last year.
Rev> procmail is a weird and complicated thing? dynamic IPs are a
Rev> weird and complicated thing?
Nope. I would never cal procmail complicated. Underpowered,
yes, complicated, no.
Rev> If you have to edit these files by hand, the script doesn't deal
Rev> with all cases.
No, unfortunately, the script does not deal with all cases. It
did deal with my dynamic IP, though, by (I think( ignoring the issue:
I dont't think sendmail.cf knows about it now. Nope, sendmail.cf does
not know I have a ip address.
__> getnet tiamat
tiamat.datasync.com [188.8.131.52] an unnamed network
__> egrep 206 /etc/sendmail.cf
I fail to understand the problems you had, but in my case, I
have never had a problem with sendmail.
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