Wouter Verhelst wrote: > Bob Proulx wrote: > > Doesn't popcon itself send reports by email? Meaning that 100% of all > > reports from popcon have an MTA installed? > > No, popcon can also report through HTTP. Ah... Very good. I stand corrected. And what's more, looking it over it appears that using http is now the default. Thanks! Bob  In the /usr/share/doc/popularity-contest/FAQ.gz file: Q) How can I prevent popularity-contest from sending reports via email? A) This is not recommended. Reports are sent by email only when the HTTP submission fails, which is generally caused by a temporary lack of internet connectivity. By contrast, reports sent by email are stored in the mail server queue until the internet connectivity is back.
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