Bug 89875

Summary: sm-client FAILED after Sendmail Upgrade to
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Need Real Name <shankuo>
Component: sendmailAssignee: Florian La Roche <laroche>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Version: 8.0   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description Need Real Name 2003-04-29 06:35:22 UTC
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Description of problem:
Just after a RedHat 8.0 new installation, the system auto reboot. The sendmail
and sm-client service started "OK".

Stop the sendmail service:- service sendmail stop

Subsequently, I do a up2date <sendmail package> to update from sendmail-8.12.5-7
to latest release Up2date of sendmail when successful.

Restart the sendmail service: service sendmail start

Starting sendmail       [OK]
Startiing sm-client: No local mailer defines
QueueDirectory (Q) option must be set     [FAILED]

The problem still persist, even I tried removing sendmail by service sendmail
stop then rpm -e --nodeps sendmail- and reinstall the sendmail-8.12.5-7. 


I update sendmail with rpm -ivh sendmail- instead of up2date program.   

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.service sendmail stop
2.up2date sendmail  (fm sendmail-8.12.5-7 to
3.Upon successful upgrade, service sendmail start
  Starting sendmail:                     [OK]

Actual Results:  Error message: Starting sm-client: No local mailer defined
QueueDirectory (Q) option must be set    [FAILED]

Expected Results:  Starting sm-client:                 [OK]

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