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10.3: Enable the postfix Mail Transfer Agent
Authored by: stephendv on May 14, '05 08:02:30AM
Under Tiger, Postfix is started using the new launchd service and doesn't require an entry in /etc/hostconfig. Edit the postfix specific files as described in this hint, then make a backup copy of the file /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/org.postfix.master.plist and replace this file with the following:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple Computer//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "
<plist version="1.0">
To restart postfix, cd to /System/Library/LaunchDaemons and execute the command:

sudo launchctl unload org.postfix.master.plist
sudo launchctl load org.postfix.master.plist
This works on my system, but I'm no expert in launchd, so there may be a better way of doing it.

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