Wednesday, May 31, 2006

qmail and fedora core 5

I've been installing qmail (netqmail-1.05) on fedora core 5. Their were quite a few things that I should have written down but I didn't.

If you are trying to compile with smtp-auth, you will find cmd5checkpw doesn't compile. You have to modify the Makefile and add "-lcrypt" to the LDFLAGS variable. It seems they moved crypt from libc to libcrypt.

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...