On 10 Oct 2002 10:45:54 -0500
Albert Hopkins <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I just noticed that vpopmail (i think) is overwriting my
> /etc/tcp.smtp.cdb file, I assume for the pop-before-smtp ability.
> However, there are some rules which I would like to always be present.
> Before vpopmail, I'd put them in /etc/tcp.smtp and then recreate the
> .cdb file, but vpopmail appears to overwrite the .cdb and I lose my
> settings. Is there a way to tell vpopmail to "always include these
vpopmail should preserve settings in (in include them when rebuild .cdb
file) the file you gave it while configuring with option
At _default_ this is '~vpopmail/etc/tcp.smtp', so you seem to have
changed that option (why???) and should know which file this is.
I'd suggest re-configuring and re-compiling vpopmail with setting
explicitely and using this file both for vpopmail (and your manual
rules) _and_ tcpserver process that starts SMTP daemon.
Remember to make 'make distclean' before configuring vpopmail tarball.