[TUHS] pathalias and sendmail experience?

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Sat Mar 18 14:34:50 AEST 2017


On Sat, 18 Mar 2017, Warren Toomey wrote:

> I know it's a long shot. Does anybody remember how to use the output of 
> pathalias in sendmail.cf? Specifically, we have set up 4.3BSD with 
> uucp-only e-mail, and we have a map file which pathalias digests and 
> outputs fine.

Gadzooks...  It uses those funny Sendmail maps, as I dimly recall, but my 
Sendmail-fu is a bit old (I just use it).

> I can't find any useful documentation on putting this output into 
> sendmail. There's part of a book in Google books, but two pages are 
> hidden. I also threw out my old bat book ages ago. I have a PDF of 
> Sendmail_4th_Edition_Oct_2007.pdf but it doesn't mention pathalias.

There seems to be "http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/2771", if that fits 
your needs.  Most of the rest of the references I've found seem to be 
crap.

-- 
Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU)  "Those who don't understand security will suffer."


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