getting ordb.org to stop spam with sendmail
cswiger at mac.com
Tue Jun 17 12:25:09 PDT 2003
Dan Nelson wrote:
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> Hm. I have just never seen sendmail open /etc/hosts on my system.
> After ktracing it I see that it does.
I'm not sure that "sendmail predates DNS" would be quite the right way to put
it. Regardless, sendmail certainly predates the canonical usage of email
addresses identifying the destination via Internet-based DNS records. :-)
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