Why is sendmail is part of the system and not a package?

Lars Eighner luvbeastie at larseighner.com
Tue Oct 27 07:28:46 UTC 2009

On Tue, 27 Oct 2009, Jonathan McKeown wrote:

> On Monday 26 October 2009 21:29:27 Yuri wrote:
>> It's in /usr/sbin/sendmail.
>> How many people actually use it? Very few.
>> Why isn't it moved to ports?
> What is this anti-sendmail obsession people have?

The configuration is opaque, to put it kindly.

Lars Eighner
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