MTA advice ??
sahil at tandon.net
Mon Aug 25 08:46:12 UTC 2008
Jeffrey Goldberg wrote:
> Receiving mail directly will be more possible, but tricky. You will
> need to use a dynamic DNS system. Also do consider uptime and
> reliability. In the old days, if one MTA couldn't reach another it
> would hold stuff in its queue for four or five days. Now, most MTAs
> appear to be configured to give up after 24 hours. So if your
> mailserver is down for a day, mail will be bounced and never delivered
> to you.
Actually, most *legitimate* MTAs do not give up after 24 hours.
Sahil Tandon <sahil at tandon.net>
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