postfix or qmail?

Robert Slade bsd at
Sat Jun 18 17:42:12 GMT 2005

On Sat, 2005-06-18 at 15:21, Alex Zbyslaw wrote:
> Luciano Musacchio wrote:

> qmail documentation is, as far as I can tell, just "Life with Qmail" 
> (google should do it).  It has some interesting tricks (an email address 
> like "user" can automatically have aliases like "user-*) that I haven't 
> really explored, but the manual pages are just rubbish.  It also uses a 
> Maildir format by default and takes a bit of tweaking to use regular 
> /var/spool/mail.

There is a variation on life with qmail - I've been
runnning a server setup following the qmailrocks setup for 12 months now
with no real problems. 

Although qmail is not being developed, there are some more patches in
the pipeline to keep it up to date.


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