Bug 123829 - /usr/lib/sendmail removed by sendmail-8.12.11-3.3 install when postfix installed
/usr/lib/sendmail removed by sendmail-8.12.11-3.3 install when postfix installed
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: postfix (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Thomas Woerner
David Lawrence
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Blocks: 116727
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Reported: 2004-05-20 16:42 EDT by Michael K Peterson
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-02 01:13:51 EDT
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2004:362 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated postfix package 2004-09-02 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Michael K Peterson 2004-05-20 16:42:58 EDT
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Description of problem:

The redhat-switch-mail utility was used to select the MTA.

After up2date installed sendmail-8.12.11-3.3, the symlink
/usr/lib/sendmail --> ../sbin/sendmail was removed.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run redhat-switch-mail and select Postfix MTA
2.rpm -Fvh sendmail-8.12.11-3.3
3.Note that /usr/lib/sendmail symlink is gone

Expected Results:  The /usr/lib/sendmail symlink should not be touched
by this upgrade.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Thomas Woerner 2004-06-14 07:01:17 EDT
This is a postfix issue, assigning to postfix.
Comment 2 Jay Turner 2004-09-02 01:13:51 EDT
An errata has been issued which should help the problem 
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being 
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, 
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report 
if the solution does not work for you.


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