--lint test and DCC

shuttlebox shuttlebox at gmail.com
Wed Mar 8 16:02:31 GMT 2006

On 3/8/06, Billy A. Pumphrey <bpumphrey at woodmaclaw.com> wrote:
> Whewww.... Man I am lost on this DCC thing.  I got it going on my last
> machine but this time around is a different story.
> I am so confused with reading the different documentation.
> I have been using this one today:
> http://www.rhyolite.com/anti-spam/dcc/dcc-tree/INSTALL.html
> when I do a ./configure for dcc I get the error:
> look for sendmail milter library in
> ./../sendmail/obj.Linux.2.6.9-22.ELsmp.i686
>         *** cannot build dccm without sendmail headers in ./../sendmail
>                 and libraries in
> ./../sendmail/obj.Linux.2.6.9-22.ELsmp.i686 ***
> checking for Rsendto... (cached) no
> creating ./config.status
> I am guessing this is bad since it needs the milter.  I have sendmail
> version 8.13 which automatically has milter support built in right?
> [root at WoodenMS2 dcc-1.3.30]# sendmail -bs
> 220 WoodenMS2.woodmaclaw.local ESMTP Sendmail 8.13.1/8.13.1/Submit; Wed,
> 8 Mar 2006 09:47:23 -0500

Why don't you issue ./configure --help to see the available options?
Then you will see how to disable the milter part and more.

Sendmail is usually packaged in several parts and you don't have all
of them installed. It might be a lot easier to find a prebuilt package
of DCC.


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