On Monday 09 September 2002 09:01 pm, Kit Halsted wrote:
> One of my clients has been running a server with the "relaymailfrom"
> hack for years. I've been telling them for as long as I've been
> working with them that they would get blacklisted if they didn't
> switch to SMTP-AUTH. Well, they got listed & now I have to implement
> SMTP-AUTH. I know that CRAM-MD5 issues are fixed as of 5.3.6 (Woohoo!
> Thanks, Bill!), & I know that 5.3.8 seems stable from what I've seen
> on this list, but I'm still nervous deploying dev software on a
> production box. So, question #1 is: will there be a new stable
> version soon?
I think it's about time we release a new "production" version.
The "development" version 5.3.8 doesn't seem to have any problems.
We are running it in production.
> I would also appreciate it if anyone has time to critique my upgrade plans:
> Back up /var/qmail & /home/vpopmail
> Grab fresh qmail source
> Patch with elysium.pl SMTP-AUTH patch
> make setup check #This is non-destructive as far as existing control
> files, etc., no?
> Install vpopmail 5.3.8 over existing 5.2.
That works. Recompile any programs that link the vpopmail library too.