[CentOS] sendmail aliases

Wed Apr 2 12:57:18 UTC 2008
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

Brent L. Bates wrote:
>      Sendmail used to automatically compare creation dates of the text and
> database aliases files and when the text one was newer than the database one,
> sendmail would automatically update the database file at a convenient time.
>  This made a lot of sense.  However, the powers that be decided to break this
> great feature and removed it.  I copied it back into to source we use.

This isn't exactly a source change.  Just uncomment the line:
dnl define(`confAUTO_REBUILD')dnl
(by removing the leading dnl)
in /etc/mail/sendmail.mc and restart sendmail.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com