B.2 Chapter 2

Section 2.6.2

The sendmail program now recognizes the role of an MSA (mail submission agent), as defined in RFC2476 (V8.10 and later). Also, as of V8.12, the sendmail program is no longer installed set-user-id root.

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Manual pages are now formated using the standard tmac.an (-man) macros (V8.10 and later).


Use torek for buffered file I/O (V8.10 and V8.11 only). As of V8.12, buffered file I/O is available for all platforms.


The confSTMODE Build macro specifies the initial permissions for the statistics file (V8.12.4 and later).

    Part I: Build and Install
    Part II: Administration
    Part III: The Configuration File