how do I get STARTTLS working with sendmail on FreeBSD 10.3 ?

RW rwmaillists at
Thu Mar 23 17:05:19 UTC 2017

On Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:00:08 -0400
William Dudley wrote:

> Hmmm, I don't remember adding any lines that would turn off STARTTLS,
> but that's what srv_features: S does.
> I'm SURE I didn't add that.  I certainly didn't add it recently.
> Perhaps it was added
>  by one of the blind alleys I've been sent down ("stunnel" comes to
> mind).
> So.  Fixed.  Removed that line, "make && make restart" and now
> STARTTLS is a capability of sendmail, *again*.
> The phone is still unhappy, but that's another problem.
> I declare this thread ended.
> Thanks everyone, even the snide Mr. Ohlstein, for their time.

If you turned-off STARTTLS in the course of the thread, in what you
refer to as "one of the blind alleys", then it seems to me that 
Mr. Ohlstein was right all along.

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