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Re: Bug#201234: ITP: esmtp -- User configurable relay-only MTA

On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 03:42:28PM +0100, José Fonseca wrote:
>   Package name    : esmtp
>   Version         : 0.4.1
>   Upstream Author : José Fonseca <j_r_fonseca@yahoo.co.uk>
>   URL             : http://esmtp.sourceforge.net/
>   License         : LGPL
>   Description     : User configurable relay-only MTA
> ESMTP is a user configurable relay-only Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) with a
> sendmail-compatible syntax. It's based on libESMTP supporting the AUTH
> (including the CRAM-MD5 and NTLM SASL mechanisms) and the StartTLS SMTP
> extensions.
> See the URL above for more info on what differentiates this program from
> similar ones.

May I suggest appending something like this (please polish the
English) to the long description:
| Esmpt does not receive mail, expand aliases or manage a queue but
| can deliver mail locally via an MDA.

> I'm the upstream author but not a debian maintainer. I've already made a
> debian package for this software. It follows the debian policy to the
> best of my knowledge/abilities (in special the MTA section), makes
> lintian happy and has debconf support. It is available from
> http://jrfonseca.dyndns.org/debian .

It would be nice if the debian-diff to the sources was available
somewhere. It is not contained in the normal tarball and I could not
find it on sf.net. CVS seems to be overloaded.
             cu andreas

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