/etc/postfix/aliases deleted was: Re: [CentOS] Postfix won't relay after update to CentOS 4.4

Tru Huynh tru at centos.org
Fri Sep 1 20:51:59 UTC 2006


On Fri, Sep 01, 2006 at 04:23:35PM -0400, Matthew Miller wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 01, 2006 at 09:53:15AM -0700, Bbt Lists wrote:
> > >>My 4.4 upgrade experience with postfix involved /etc/postfix/aliases and
> > >>/etc/postfix/aliases.db getting deleted.
> > >>It took me a while to realise what happened and restore the aliases file
> > >>from a backup.
> > >>Now it's fine.
> > Has this happened to anyone else?
> 
> Wasn't postfix changed to use the system-standard /etc/aliases before the
> RHEL4 release? I'm a bit hazy on this -- maybe we ported that modification
> over from Fedora Core locally.
>
CentOS-3
[tru at sillage ~]$ rpm -q postfix
postfix-2.0.16-14.RHEL3.x86_64
[tru at sillage ~]$ rpm -qlc postfix| grep aliases
/etc/postfix/aliases
/etc/postfix/aliases.db
 
CentOS-4:
[tru at casewell ~]$  rpm -q postfix
postfix-2.2.10-1.RHEL4.2.i386
[tru at casewell ~]$  rpm -qlc postfix | grep aliases
[tru at casewell ~]$ rpm -qf /etc/aliases
setup-2.5.37-1.3.noarch

Tru
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