[LAD] mp3-player needs sendmail - really?

Dominique Michel dominique.michel at vtxnet.ch
Sun May 29 12:01:20 UTC 2011

Le Sun, 29 May 2011 09:11:49 +0200,
Jens M Andreasen <jens.andreasen at comhem.se> a écrit :

> Anybody got any idea why the realplayer insist on installing sendmail
> as well? Is it a rootkit, intending to turn me into a spam-node?

Or maybe than big brother want to turn you into a little brother
node :)

The realplayer and its codecs have constant security issues.

Hopefully, here on gentoo, it have been removed from portage a while
ago -:) http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-713051.html.

Recent mplayer versions will just be fine instead.

> /j
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