Postfix support for IPv6
oberman at es.net
Tue Mar 22 11:25:32 PST 2005
> From: Vivek Khera <vivek at khera.org>
> Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2005 13:09:13 -0500
> On Mar 22, 2005, at 12:54 PM, Kevin Oberman wrote:
> > Thanks for your efforts in maintaining the postfix port for FreeBSD.
> > As a
> > maintainer of a few ports, I appreciate that it can be a pain at times.
> > It looks like there is no IPv6 support (IPv6 + TLS) in the latest
> > postfix. Any idea when it might be back? I had to back off to the prior
> > version as I send and receive all of my mail by IPv6 with TLS.
> > And, when something like this that removes a major bit of functionality
> > happens, could a note be placed in UPDATING to warn us? I figured it
> > out
> > when I went almost an hour with no new mail.
> > --
> > R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
> > Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
> > Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
> > E-mail: oberman at es.net Phone: +1 510 486-8634
> Vivek Khera, Ph.D.
> +1-301-869-4449 x806
Great! This is definitely good news. I still think a note in UPDATING
would be good as you need to modify your main.cf to enable IPv6 where
including the IPv6 or IPv6+TLS patches took care of it in the past.
In any case, I am now receiving mail over IPv6 with TLS.
Thanks for the prompt response.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
E-mail: oberman at es.net Phone: +1 510 486-8634
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