Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


Top White Papers

More on LinuxToday


SearchOpenSource: Fighting Spam with Qpsmtpd, Part One

Dec 22, 2006, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James Turnbull)

[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link. ]

"Qpsmtpd is a Perl-based smtpd daemon that was developed by Ask Bjørn Hansen. Qpsmtpd is used for spam protection on apache.org, cpan.org and perl.org, and a number of others. It provides all the standard SMTP functionality and is supported by a series of extensible plug-ins, also written in Perl.

"In this two-part tip, I will demonstrate how to use qpsmtpd. In the first part, I will show you how to install qpsmtpd. The tip assumes you are using a Linux-based distribution such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux. In the second half, I'll demonstrate how to configure qpsmtpd and put it in front of your existing MTA..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: