Re: getmail vs fetchmail, WAS: Re: fetchmail and DNS resolution
Norbert Zeh <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> AFAIK fetchmail defaults to delivering your mail by using a local SMTP.
>> This is a Bad Thing (tm), because it can create a lot of problems, YMMV
> I don't know getmail, but what I like about fetchmail's delivery through
> the local SMTP server is that I can use procmail to filter my messages.
> Can getmail do this?
Yes, from my getmailrc:
| type = MDA_external
| path = /usr/bin/procmail
| unixfrom = True
> - Norbert
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