Bug 251436 - mail/sympa: version 6.2.58_1 requires postfix, even though postfix-current is already installed
Summary: mail/sympa: version 6.2.58_1 requires postfix, even though postfix-current is...
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Some People
Assignee: freebsd-ports-bugs (Nobody)
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Reported: 2020-11-28 12:46 UTC by P. Chevalier
Modified: 2021-02-15 10:31 UTC (History)
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bugzilla: maintainer-feedback? (dgeo)


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Description P. Chevalier 2020-11-28 12:46:31 UTC
Updating mail/sympa to latest (6.2.58_1) with portmaster or manually requires postfix as a run dependency, even though postfix-current is already installed.


The update fails, because it conflicts with postfix-current.
Comment 1 P. Chevalier 2020-11-28 13:06:32 UTC
And I'm not even sure sympa, as a MLM, should depend on a specific MTA ?
Comment 2 geoffroy desvernay 2021-02-15 10:26:44 UTC
The fact is that sympa needs postalias command to be build with postfix support…
We could patch it too but I miss time to do and maintain this…
Comment 3 geoffroy desvernay 2021-02-15 10:31:59 UTC
Building the package with poudriere should already work with postfix-current at install-time…
I don't know how to write