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Re: default MTA for sarge

David Nusinow <dnusinow@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> The configuration in /etc/exim4/conf.d is very very difficult to parse.
> Here's a sample from mine:

> plain:
>    driver = plaintext
>       public_name = PLAIN 
>          client_send =
>          "^${extract{1}{::}{${lookup{$host}lsearch*{CONFDIR/passwd.
>          client}{$value}fail}}}^${extract{2}{::}{${lookup{$host}lsearch*{CONFDIR/passwd.
>          client}{$value}fail}}}"
> This was to get AUTH working. What the hell is going on there? It had a
> nice comment telling me what format my passwords were supposed to be
> in, but when it wasn't working I had to look at this.

No, you had better submitted a bug-report then, including a little
more information than "wasn't working". Do nothing, expect nothing.

      cu and- Off to check whether it would hurt to uncomment the
      client-side examples in the default config, only requiring
      uncommenting hosts_try_auth on the transport -reas

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