Re: Some proposals about the Email-subsystem, was Re: RFC: OpenLDAP and TLS/SSL
On Sun, Aug 25, 2002 at 02:56:46PM +1000, Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 24, 2002 at 10:10:24PM -0600, Georg Lehner wrote:
> > Hello!
> > El sáb, 24-08-2002 a las 17:28, Martijn van Oosterhout escribió:
> > ...
> > > > Proposal: By default no MTA will be installed.
> > >
> > > Umm, this may sound silly, but how will you do local delivery if there is no
> > > MTA installed?
> > ...
> > Not silly. MDA's like procmail can do local delivery standalone.
> > Obviously no queue needed.
> What I'm saying is that to must have a mail-server install, even if it is
> just ssmtp or something like that.
Yes, however the mail server should not be running as a daemon nor
listening for incoming port 25 connections.
> I hope this is clearer.