Logwatch parses the asterisk just fine. Again, mine looks like this:
Originally Posted by makfinsky
The asterisk (*) was there to prevent against breaks when upgrading versions. Somehow I missed the soft link to the postfix directory. All things being equal, yours achieves the same requirement and its simpler; I like yours better. Making the change now...
$ ll /opt/zimbra/postfix-126.96.36.199z/sbin/sendmail
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 751331 Jun 30 13:50 /opt/zimbra/postfix-188.8.131.52z/sbin/sendmail
$ ll /opt/zimbra/postfix/sbin/sendmail
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 751331 Jun 30 13:50 /opt/zimbra/postfix/sbin/sendmail
mailer = "/opt/zimbra/postfix-*/sbin/sendmail -t"