[Novalug] Internet email servers (maybe off topic)
seitz at bsd-unix.net
Wed Oct 21 20:27:02 EDT 2009
On Wed, Oct 21, 2009 at 08:25:09PM -0400, American Dave wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 21, 2009 at 06:23:34PM -0400, James Ewing Cottrell 3rd wrote:
> > Well,if it was me, I'd use sendmail, because for all it's bugs and
> > exploits, I've been using it for 20 years, and I think most of the
> > exploits are behind us.
> You, sir, are impeding progress. I stopped using Sendmail last century
> and have again started using it. Ridiculous is not even close to
> describing its configuration. Learning Sendmail again is good for reminding
> me how good I've got it in life.
> Yes, I know it's the most flexible MTA on the planet but there's
> no excuse for its configuration. Many a penguin has switched to
> Sendmail competitors and happiness they have found.
Wow yeah.... I prefer Postfix or Exim. I even replace sendmail on Solaris hosts
when I have to admin them.
Bryan G. Seitz
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