Internal sendmail problems

Mark Blackman mark at blackmans.org
Thu Jan 3 13:43:59 GMT 2008


On 3 Jan 2008, at 13:41, Lee Brotherston wrote:

> On Thu, Jan 03, 2008 at 09:50:29AM +0000, Mark Blackman wrote:
>> * recompile sendmail with WITHOUT_INET6
>> * possibly the uncommenting mentioned, but that's a long shot
>> * deleting any ipv6 addresses on your interfaces
>
> Why not just recompile your kernel to not include IPv6 (unless of
> course you're actually using it).  Surely it's always best to remove
> anything from the kernel that you're not using to reduce the risk of
> bugs and vulnerabilities creeping in and just generally keeping a
> small efficient kernel?

I think it's a question of least time for Kevin and a kernel recompile
and reboot per machine isn't very attractive I suppose.

- Mark

>
> Thanks
>
>   Lee
>
> -- 
> Lee Brotherston - <lee at nerds.org.uk>





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