[ITP] Sendmail 8.14.9

Daniel daniel@boland.nl
Sat Apr 4 11:37:00 GMT 2015

Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> Daniel,
> On Feb 18 00:04, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> On Feb 17 23:51, Christian Franke wrote:
>>> D. Boland wrote:
>>>> Hi Corinna,
>>>> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>>>> Only two smaller problems:
>>>>> - The mailq and newaliases symlinks in /usr/bin must not be part
>>>>>   of the package, otherwise they potentially overwrite an existing
>>>>>   configuration.  They are created by sendmail-config anyway, if
>>>>>   the user chooses to run the script.
>>>>> - Probably less important, but the other MTAs are installed into
>>>>>   /usr/sbin, not into /usr/libexec.  Fedora installs the sendmail
>>>>>   binary as /usr/sbin/sendmail.sendmail, analog to postfix, which
>>>>>   is installed on Cygwin and Linux as /usr/sbin/sendmail.postfix.
>>>>>   But that's not that important, as long as there's no collision.
>>>>> Other than that, I think the package is GTG.
>>>> Thanks for the sharp eye. I'll remove the links.
>>> Another minor issue in the last line /etc/postinstall/sendmail.sh:
>>> chown SYSTEM:Administrators $UBINDIR/sendmail-config
>>> This does not work with all versions of Windows because the "Administrators"
>>> (S-1-5-32-544) group name may be localized.
>> Indeed.  That should use the gid 544 instead.
> I removed the just uploaded 32 bit sendmail package for now.
> For one thing, the 64 bit package is missing for some reason, the
> other is that you didn't take the above into account.  The
> Administrators account is only called Administrators on certain
> language versions of Windows.  On other language versions, the
> name "Administrators" is localized, for instance "Administratoren"
> on german versions.
> Please fix this before re-uploading.
> Thanks,
> Corinna

I'm sorry, I didn't read the last post before uploading. I fixed it. 
Should I wait uploading until I have the 64-bit version ready?


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