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Re: default MTA for sarge



Paul Cupis <paul@cupis.co.uk> wrote:
[...]
> Can someone post a concise summary of the _technical_ pros/cons of exim4
> vs postfix for new installations?

almost impossible.

Imho neither exim nor postfix offers $magicfeature that makes it beat
the other, it is a Emacs vs. vim thingy. (<E19cJBn-0001FA-4z@mid.downhill.at.eu.org>)

It boils down to this:

* The postfix package is much older than exim4, especially the
  debconf-stuff and therefore better tested.
* Exim4 is not that different from exim v3 (except for the packaging)
  and lots of Debian users know it and would like to see an MTA that
  they know.
           cu andreas



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