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Re: Installing Postfix instead Exim4

Mihira Fernando wrote:

> On Tue, 10 Nov 2009 10:06:39 +0100
> Camaleón <noelamac@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I am in the process of installing some servers with Lenny and would
>> like to install Postfix instead Exim, as I'm more used to it.
>> I cannot see any option (under expert installer) to choose Postfix
>> instead Exim so not sure about the correct procedure to achieve this.


> If you want to install postfix during setup, you have to use the manual
> package selection option.
> If you want to go with postfix, dont install the "mail server" template
> as that only installs full exim.
> What I usually do is install with only the basic setup so that it
> installs exim-minimum and install postfix after the initial setup is
> done.

I think I missed the "manual package selection" option :-?

Thanks for the hints, I'll try first by choosing the manual selection of the
packages as there are some I would like to have available just after the
installation (midnight commander, postfix, cyrus-imap...).



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