Re: Extremely simple MTA
On Thu, 14 Dec 2000 08:30:15 -0700
Nathan Paul Simons <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Does anyone know of any very trimmed down MTA that all it does is
> forward mail to a smarthost/central mailhost? i want something
> that doesn't even sit on port 25, and unfortunately even when i
> configure exim in "satellite" mode, it still keeps port 25 open.
Do a web search for SSMTP -- it does exactly this.
Note that a number of mail applications deliver mail directly to
localhost via SMTP (eg MH) and that use of something like SSMTP will
repvent their use.
J C Lawrence email@example.com
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