Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 199801
postfix-hostname-fqdn.patch still needed? Also it uses deprecated gethostby* functions
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:38 EST
Description of problem:
During discussions on postfix-devel core developer Victor Duchovni get noticed
about the patch postfix-hostname-fqdn.patch in RH's postfix package and was not
Unfortunately, I do not know about any archive of postfix-devel so search for
From: Victor Duchovni <Victor.Duchovni@MorganStanley.com>
Subject: Re: postfix at least to 2.2.10 uses (on Linux) deprectated gethostby*
functions which causes strange and unwanted AAAA DNS lookups
Date: 21.07.2006 16:34
Also, this patch uses deprecated gethostbyname function.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
postfix-2.2.10 and below
Patch excluded or at least updated
Fixed in rawhide in package postfix-2.3.0-1 or newer.