Re: Should MUA only Recommend mail-transfer-agent?
Morgon Kanter <email@example.com> wrote:
> This one time, at band camp, Martin Schulze <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I agree. The main functionality of Mutt is to read *and* send mail.
>> Being able to only read mail archives is not the main functionality
>> but a backup functionality. To be able to provide the main
>> functionality, an MTA is required, hence a dependency.
> What if the MTA is on a different host? Can't mutt speak SMTP?
No. A fact that has been noted in this thread several times already.