[Mimedefang] MIMEDefang 2.69 - One compile issue - One Modification.

David F. Skoll dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Thu Jun 17 17:13:29 EDT 2010

- wrote:

> 1) A bug report was already done (last week).  Claus A. addressed it
> on comp.mail.sendmail (on June 6).

freehostent, etc. are deprecated according to "man freehostent" on Debian

"These functions are deprecated (and unavailable in glibc).  Use
 getaddrinfo(3) and getnameinfo(3) instead."

So libmilter should be fixed.  This is not a MIMEDefang problem.

> As MIMEDefang does use other DNS-related calls (e.g. bad-mx, dnsbl
> calls, etc.), it should be including the bind library anyway.

Completely wrong; I'll leave it as an exercise for the reader to determine

-- David.

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