[nycbug-talk] postfix

Charles Sprickman spork
Tue Aug 24 21:49:01 EDT 2004

On Tue, 24 Aug 2004, michael wrote:

> " BSD users should keep in mind that 'make world' will reinstall Sendmail 
> binaries, over-writing the Postfix installation. Remember to keep a current 
> copy of your Postfix binaries and config files in the event you plan to 'make 
> world'."

> Has anyone witnessed this?  If so, please tell me it is preventable.

Sure, just make sure you have a line like this in /etc/make.conf:

NO_SENDMAIL=   true    # do not build sendmail and related programs


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