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Re: Should MUA only Recommend mail-transfer-agent?

Re: Re: Should MUA only Recommend mail-transfer-agent? [Martin Schulze <joey@infodrom.org>, Wed, Aug 06, 2003 at 07:26:33AM +0200, <[🔎] 20030806052633.GB31493@finlandia.infodrom.north.de>]
> Joe Average User would most probably be pissed if he installed mutt
> but doesn't have an MTA and then tries to send mail.  That would take
> us back into the old days of Slackware.

Joe User will have Exim installed anyway (see the discussion on -devel
two weeks ago). The dependency on an MTA is not necessary, so for those
who want to remove their MTA completely but retain mutt, it would be
nice if the "Depends:" was dropped, the rest of the world won't notice

Christoph Berg <cb@df7cb.de>, http://www.df7cb.de
Wohnheim D, 2405, Universität des Saarlandes, 0681/9657944

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