[ILUG] Which Mail Server
daveb at esat.net
Tue Apr 23 11:25:17 IST 2002
Liam Bedford wrote:
>On Tue, 23 Apr 2002 09:41:28 +0000
>"John P. Looney" <john at antefacto.com> blurted in message
>20020423094128.GH19524 at antefacto.com:
>> On Tue, Apr 23, 2002 at 05:28:03AM -0400, AJ McKee mentioned:
>> > Looking around the consenus seems to be either Postfix or Exim. However
>> > I do still fancy Qmail.
>> Qmail doesn't play nicely with packages. It doesn't #include any system
>> headers - he wrote his own versions of everything from strcpy to fstat, so
>> don't be that surprised that it doesn't play nicely on RedHat.
>> Treat Qmail as a joke. And not a very funny one at that.
>I thought that you couldn't distribute binary packages of Qmail?
"You are permitted to distribute a precompiled var-qmail package if (1)
installing the package produces exactly the same /var/qmail hierarchy as a
user would obtain by downloading, compiling, and installing
There are RPM's & .deb's floating about out there.
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