[Slackbuilds-users] Recommended Change to postfix.SlackBuild

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Wed Feb 8 23:56:11 UTC 2012

On Thu, 9 Feb 2012, Mario wrote:

> I fail to see the point of all this, if you need cyrus it should be enough
> to just do, without any modifications:
> SASL=cyrus ./postfix.SlackBuild


   I did not know of this syntax. I found a linuxquestions.org thread that
pointed me to adding CCARGS for cyrus.

> Alan included my patches for cyrus into postfix slackbuild some time ago,
> and afaik it should work fine, I run the same on a few of my mail servers.
> Altho I would have also preffered if he went with cyrus as a default
> option, since it comes in stock slackware, he is also maintaining a
> dovecot slackbuild, so I guess it is just easier for him.

   If I'm the only one who did not know how to include cyrus in postfix, then
there's no need to make changes. I've not before needed to relay outbound
mail through our ISP so it was not an issue.


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