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Re: using exim for simple mail delivery



On Tue, Oct 15, 2002 at 04:15:21PM +0200, Jens Grivolla wrote:
> Rob Weir <rweir@softhome.net> writes:
> 
> > On Mon, Oct 14, 2002 at 01:50:17PM +0100, Pat Colbeck wrote:
> > > "|IFS=' ' && exec /usr/bin/procmail || exit 75 #fredsmith"
> > 
> > Good to do it explicitly, but Exim will automatically deliver using
> > procmail if you have a ~/.procmailrc
> 
> The explanation was for fetchmail, not exim.  And I still don't see
> how it would be a good idea to use exim to receive mail on a machine
> not usually connected to the Internet.

I was under the impression that the suggestion was:
POP3 server->local fetchmail->local exim->local procmail->spool

No?

-rob

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