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Old 08-23-2002, 05:07 PM   #1
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Question mail server


I want to run a modest mail server on my Linux box and I want some opinions on what software should I choose... I want somtheing as simple as possible to configure and mantain and not very secure... but still secure! Thanks for support...
 
Old 08-23-2002, 05:11 PM   #2
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What sort of mail server? IMAP? SMTP? POP3? More then one of the above?
 
Old 08-23-2002, 10:56 PM   #3
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Sendmail/UW IMAP or QMAIL/UW IMAP?
 
Old 08-24-2002, 11:35 AM   #4
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pop3 and smtp server! Soon I'll get a permanent IP address and I want to install a mail server on my Linux box.
 
Old 08-24-2002, 02:04 PM   #5
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I suggest qmail or postfix.
 
  


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