Bug 166744 - aliases man page specifies incorrect location of aliases file
Summary: aliases man page specifies incorrect location of aliases file
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: sendmail
Version: 4.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Thomas Woerner
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-08-25 06:30 UTC by Mike MacCana
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-05-01 17:11:51 UTC

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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2007:0252 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Low: sendmail security and bug fix update 2007-05-01 17:11:07 UTC

Description Mike MacCana 2005-08-25 06:30:46 UTC
Description of problem:
aliases(5) is wrong about location of aliases file. It's in /etc, not /etc/mail.

Requested by GLS - Red Hat courseware encourages students to rely on man pages.
It doesn't look good if they're not maintained.

Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-08-18 17:23:27 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 6 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-01 17:11:51 UTC
An advisory 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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