Changeset b9e96a3


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Timestamp:
01/11/2003 05:58:10 PM (19 years ago)
Author:
Billy O 'Connor <billyoc@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.0, 6.2.0-rc1, 6.2.0-rc2, 6.3, 6.3-rc1, 6.3-rc2, 6.3-rc3, 7.10, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.6-blfs, 7.6-systemd, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.0, 9.1, basic, bdubbs/svn, elogind, gnome, kde5-13430, kde5-14269, kde5-14686, ken/refactor-virt, krejzi/svn, lazarus, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, v1_0, v5_0, v5_0-pre1, v5_1, v5_1-pre1, xry111/git-date, xry111/git-date-for-trunk, xry111/git-date-test
Children:
368512b3
Parents:
41ece9f
Message:

Add explanation of -q flag and change default to 5 minutes.
Change to newaliases -v to process alias file.

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@592 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

Location:
server/mail/sendmail
Files:
2 edited

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  • server/mail/sendmail/sendmail-config.xml

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    1919cp -R  /usr/src/sendmail-&sendmail-version;/cf/cf/submit.mc . &amp;&amp;
    2020cp -R  /usr/src/sendmail-&sendmail-version;/cf/cf/sendmail.mc . &amp;&amp;
    21 sendmail -v -bi &amp;&amp;
    22 /usr/sbin/sendmail -bs -bd -q1m
     21newaliases -v &amp;&amp;
    2322</userinput></screen></para>
    2423
    2524<para>To start and stop sendmail on system boot/shutdown create the
    2625sendmail boot script with the following commands: </para>
     26
     27<note><para>The -qNm option, where N is number of minutes, controls
     28how often Sendmail will process the mail queue.&nbsp;&nbsp;A default of 5
     29minutes is used here.&nbsp;&nbsp;Individual workstation users may want to set
     30this as low as 1 minute, large installations handling more mail will
     31want to set it higher.</para></note>
    2732
    2833<para><screen><userinput>cat &gt; /etc/rc.d/init.d/sendmail &lt;&lt; "EOF"</userinput>
     
    4045        start)
    4146        echo "Starting sendmail..."
    42         loadproc /usr/sbin/sendmail -bs -bd -q1m start
     47        loadproc /usr/sbin/sendmail -bs -bd -q5m start
    4348        ;;
    4449
  • server/mail/sendmail/sendmail-inst.xml

    r41ece9f rb9e96a3  
    55directories that sendmail uses with the following commands:</para>
    66<para><screen><userinput>
    7 groupadd -g 18 smmsp &amp;&amp;
    8 groupadd -g 19 mail &amp;&amp;
    9 useradd -g smmsp -G mail -u 18 smmsp &amp;&amp;
     7groupadd smmsp &amp;&amp;
     8groupadd mail &amp;&amp;
     9useradd -g smmsp -G mail -u smmsp &amp;&amp;
    1010chmod 1777 /tmp &amp;&amp;
    1111chmod 1777 /var/mail &amp;&amp;
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