Re: postfix as default-mta? [Re: Bug#508644: new release goal default-mta?]
Jakub Wilk <email@example.com> writes:
> * Simon Josefsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 2009-05-11, 12:55:
>>>>> +1 for ssmtp
>>>> I found ssmtp couldn't cope with mail my various systems were
>>>> generating, something about fixed maximum buffer lengths from memory.
>>> Please not ssmtp. If I recall it correctly I found no way to get it
>>> to send mail to a exim-based smarthost via TLS in a sane way.
>>What about msmtp? http://msmtp.sourceforge.net/
> AFAIK msmtp does not support local mail delivery.
I suspect that is part of the design goal of msmtp. Local mail delivery
can be handled by other tools, can't it? Generally, it seems like a
good idea to separate these two separate tasks into different tools.