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postfix and uucp

Heiner E. Lennackers
Respected Contributor

postfix and uucp

Hi,

i have a problem configuring postfix using uucp as a special transport. if i add the transport:
my.domain uucp:MyDomain

then postfix does not use the uucp system "MyDomain" but tries to use "mydomain" with does not exists. If i add a system "mydomain" then it will be added to the uucp queue, but i have no access to the receiving uucp site, so i have to use "MyDomain". How can i configure postfix to be case sensitive when using the uucp-transport?

Heiner
if this makes any sense to you, you have a BIG problem
2 REPLIES
Frederic Zeller
Honored Contributor

Re: postfix and uucp

Hi

Have you tried quotes ?

my.domain uucp:'MyDomain'

Fred
Why should I bother ? The problem will be gone with the next release ...
Heiner E. Lennackers
Respected Contributor

Re: postfix and uucp

Yes, i have tried it. postfix takes to whole string as uucp-system. If i quote the system, the quotes are part of the system name.

I also modified the pipe options for the uucp transport definition in the master.cf.
i removed for testing the h,q and u options, which changes the character case to lowercase for nexthop and email address. but the uucp system is always converted to lowercase.

Heiner
if this makes any sense to you, you have a BIG problem