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Re: Sendmail issue
There is something to be said for having it hardened out of the box! But,
I would think that the average workstation user wouldnt install sendmail
since he wouldnt need it. If installing sendmail, that implies that you
want to "send mail" through it, eh?
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On Fri, 11 May 2001, Danny Sauer wrote:
> Making the system secure until someone who knows that they don't want
> that security is generally a good thing. The general public doesn't
> need to let others send mail off of their workstation, but they might
> want to send mail themselves sometimes, hence, their mailserver doesn't
> need to listen to anything but the local machine.
> --Danny, who needs something better to do than sitting and watching the LUCI list...
> On Fri, May 11, 2001 at 09:33:42AM -0500, Tim wrote:
> > Thanks, that did the trick...any reasone they are using that setting as
> > the default for RH7.1 sendmail installs?
> > Tim Grossner
> > Field Operations Manager CCNA, MCP, A+
> > Southwestern Bell Datacom
> > voice - 217-522-7564
> > pager - 217-467-3148
> > cell - 217-971-3060
> > data - firstname.lastname@example.org
> > On Fri, 11 May 2001, Steven Pritchard wrote:
> > > Tim said:
> > > > I have a RH7.1 box that is not accepting connections to the sendmail port
> > > > from anywhere except itself...any idea what config file to check?
> > >
> > > Comment out this line in /etc/sendmail.cf and restart sendmail:
> > >
> > > O DaemonPortOptions=Port=smtp,Addr=127.0.0.1, Name=MTA
> > >
> > > Steve
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