Re: New libc6 breaks exim?
Sendmail appears to have a similar problem. Mail sent by a user gets
sent out, but some of the messages to root appear to get stuck in a
e8QM2C130758 1912 Tue Sep 26 15:02 root
(Deferred: user database error)
newaliases won't run, either.
I tried rebuilding sendmail but get a bunch of errors I haven't been
able to sort out yet. I filed bug #72519 against sendmail, but don't
really have a handle on the problem.
On Tue, Sep 26, 2000 at 09:01:24PM -0400, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> Just a heads-up -- I upgraded to the new libc6 version, and exim started
> refusing to accept SMTP connections from fetchmail.  I'm not sure what the
> issue is exactly, but when running /usr/sbin/sendmail manually some non-fatal
> errors are displayed about libdb2.so. (if I manage to track it down more I'll
> file a bug report--right now I don't even know whether it's a problem with
> exim or with libc6)
> So if you use exim, you might want to at least dpkg-repack your old libc
> before upgrading, or demonstrate that I don't know what I'm talking about ;-)..
>  Thank God for procmail, which lets me at least sort of get my email..
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