At 9:44 AM -0500 9/10/02, Ken Jones wrote:
>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.
Cool, I'll just go with 5.3.8 & hope you don't change version numbers
when you start calling it the production version. ;)
>> 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.
Apologies for the ongoing questions, but what programs are those? I
don't think I'm running any that won't be rebuilt by installing the
new version, but I may just be hugely ignorant here. (Just running
vpopmail, no web admin stuff, no imap.)
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