gentoo is great, but the developers handleing the ebuilds for vpopmail and qmail need to freakin chill on the custom crap... I see it as forcing me to go from source on everything.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Henti Smith" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: <email@example.com> Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2005 1:15 PM Subject: [vchkpw] mail relay problems ... > This is pretty much in responce to Jeffrey A Schmidt's mail called "can't relay any more" posted on Fri, 15 Apr 2005 17:28:34 -0700 > > Jeffrey, > > Gentoo has once again made HUGE changes to a package without informing it's users thereof before allowing the package to install. > > this is from the ebuild : > > einfo "Use of vpopmail's tcp.smtp[.cdb] is also deprecated now, consider" > einfo "using net-mail/relay-ctrl instead." > > incase you're wondering what this means ... > > from the install section: > > econf \ > ##SNIP## > --disable-tcp-rules-prog --disable-tcpserver-file --disable-roamin g-users \ > || die > > # TCPRULES for relaying is now considered obsolete, use relay-ctrl instead > #--enable-tcprules-prog=/usr/bin/tcprules --enable-tcpserver-file=/etc/tcp.s mtp \ > #--enable-roaming-users=y --enable-relay-clear-minutes=60 \ > #--disable-rebuild-tcpserver-file \ > > They have disabled roaming users aka relaying in vpopmail. You need to emerge relay-ctrl instead. > Or work around this .. > > for a howto : http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Setup_QMAIL_RELAY-CTRL_VPOPMAIL > > -- > Henti Smith > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > +27 82 958 2525 > http://www.geekware.co.za > > DISCLAIMER : > > Unauthorised use of characters, images, sounds, odors, severed limbs, noodles, wierd dreams, strange looking fruit, oxygen, and certain parts of Jupiter are strictly forbidden. If I find you violating, or molesting my property in any way, I will employ a pair of burly convicts to find you, kidnap you, and perform god-awful sexual experiments on you until you lose the ability to sound out vowels. I don't know why you are still reading this, but by doing so you have proven that you have far too much time on your hands, and you should go plant a tree, or read a book or something. > - http://www.ctrlaltdel-online.com/ >