2009/10/29 Lars Eighner <luvbeas...@larseighner.com>: > On Thu, 29 Oct 2009, Ruben de Groot wrote: > >> sendmail is NOT a legacy application. It's actively being developed >> ON FreeBSD. Actually, the maintainer(s) are doing a great job > > Bullshit. > > Why does sendmail call up the internet during boot? If it needs to know who > it is, why can't it look in hosts? Since it cannot be trusted to send mail, > what does it need to know from the internet? It has been horribly broken > for the 15 years or so that I have run FBSD, and this m4 stuff is a pile of > crap. There is no documentation whatsoever. Unless you buy a book from > O'Reilly and line the pockets of the "maintainer(s)." Why can't it be a > option to configure the system without it? Not any money in that, is there? >
What's wrong with 'this m4 stuff'? The documentation can be found in one of many of these links: http://www.google.com/search?q=sendmail.mc Chris -- A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing? A: Top-posting. Q: What is the most annoying thing in a mailing list? _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"