Re: Default MTA and dependencies
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On Friday 02 November 2001 19:29, Bdale Garbee wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org (Tollef Fog Heen) writes:
> > Debian's default MTA is Exim.
> Yeah, I know... isn't it a pain? Seems like I spend half my life either
> figuring out what weird thing Exim has just done to my mail on machines I
> don't own, or replacing Exim with Postfix on the ones I do. Can't wait
> until we make Postfix the default...
> 1/4 :-)
exim is simply not production quality software. If I were not root on my
machine there would be no way for me to know whether my mails have gone to my
Too bad it was also the only one I managed to
- Use SMTP auth (PLAIN)
- Send all mails to a mailserver
- Rewrite addresses
If only sendmail had a more intuitive configuration.
Eray Ozkural (exa) <email@example.com>
Comp. Sci. Dept., Bilkent University, Ankara
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