[Mimedefang] Re: [OT] Debian Policy (was Re: Re: Quarantine location)
worldoff9908 at sacbeemail.com
Fri Aug 26 15:17:30 EDT 2005
Gordon Henderson wrote:
> So what I do and just use Debian as a bootstrap mechanism - put sendmail
> on hold once it's installed, then just compile up a standard sendmail,
> mimedefang, SA, *sql, apache, php, etc. rather than use the packages.
I did this with sendmail on a RH box (partially because I needed a
couple of compile-time options that weren't included in the RPM), until
I needed to install a package where the RPM included sendmail in the
dependencies list. (And it wasn't until some time later that I
discovered RPM's "force" option).
At that point, I took the time to learn how to install sendmail by
building from RPM source.
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