Re: Retire mta_start_script

From: Steve Kargl <>
Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 15:18:03 UTC
On Wed, Nov 09, 2022 at 04:00:50PM +0100, Baptiste Daroussin wrote:
> I do plan on retiring mta_start_script and what goes with it:
> - /etc/rc.d/othermta
> the othermta mecanism (calling mta_start_script if defined to something
> different than /etc/rc.sendmail)
> As far as I am aware all mta in the ports tree are not using this mecanism.
> I do plan on just retiring all of this for FreeBSD 14.0.
> If no argumented objections is made, I will retire next week.

What are the effects on the in-tree sendmail?  Are you planning
to remove it as well?