[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Bug#275685: ITP: msmtp -- smtp client which can be used as a smtp plugin with mutt

also sprach Hamish Moffatt <hamish@debian.org> [2004.10.10.0939 +0200]:
> ssmtp seems to be its competitor, not nullmailer. (ssmtp and msmtp
> appear to provide /usr/bin/sendmail only, while nullmailer appears to
> provide port 25 only.)
> But otherwise it's a good question..

Yes, which I would like to answer myself: I am now in favour of
msmtp simply because it provides for cryptography. In the long run,
I would rather like to see ssmtp and nullmailer removed in favour of
msmtp, because in the long run, unencrypted SMTP should not be

Please do not CC me when replying to lists; I read them!
 .''`.     martin f. krafft <madduck@debian.org>
: :'  :    proud Debian developer, admin, and user
`. `'`
  `-  Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing a system
Invalid/expired PGP subkeys? Use subkeys.pgp.net as keyserver!

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature

Reply to: