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Smail - the Lighter Mail Server

Jul 29, 2008, 11:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ryan Cartwright)

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"Smail would be ideal for any situation where complex routing, filters and features (virtual users etc.) are not required. I’ve used it on many a desktop or laptop system where I’ve been developing projects that require a local MTA. I’ve also deployed it on smaller servers that do not provide SMTP to their respective clients. In these cases I needed something to forward locally-produced error messages, cron-job feedback and backup notifications to a remote address (mine)."

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