Recommend MTA.

Peter Abrahamsen peidran at
Fri Dec 28 09:50:41 PST 2001

I'll second the vote for Exim. The debian package does all the configuration
most people need (although I don't know if the redhat package is as robust).


On Fri, Dec 28, 2001 at 07:32:44AM +0000, Dan Sanderson wrote:

> I like Exim far more than I expected to, but my only other MTA experience

> has been with sendmail, and it wasn't a happy one. I tried Exim because

> it's the default for the latest Debian, and I got it to do almst

> everything I wanted it to do in just a few hours.


> It's not the simplest; I still needed the O'Reilly book to get it where I

> wanted, and there are some things I still don't understand. But virtual

> hosting was a snap, and that's mostly what I was looking for.

Peter Abrahamsen
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