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Re: Exim vs Procmail (was: Sendmail vs Exim vs Others)

On 2004-01-31 18:43:10 +0000, Pigeon wrote:
> ...you mean that if you pipe a message through some external program
> you can't then feed the output of that program back into exim? It
> initially appears so, but it's straightforward to write a shellscript
> wrapper for the external program that adds a custom header (to avoid
> loops) and feeds the output of the external program back in using
> exim -bm.

I don't want to bloat mail messages with additional headers.

> Useful if you want to avoid having to learn Sanskrit^Wprocmail.

The procmail solution is much simpler.

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