RFC: Sendmail deprecation ?

Jamie Landeg-Jones jamie at catflap.org
Wed Dec 6 22:41:32 UTC 2017

Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at freebsd.org> wrote:

> I would like to propose the deprecation then removal of sendmail in base.
> Deprecation will happen in the form of FreeBSD 12.0 being built WITHOUT_SENDMAIL
> by default

I use sendmail, but as for reasons you cite, I use sendmail from ports, and
have been building WITHOUT_SENDMAIL for as long as I can remember.

It therefore seems perfectly reasonable to me, for what it's worth.


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