Simple Text Mail Setup

David Kelly dkelly at
Mon Jun 23 17:51:18 UTC 2008

On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 01:30:33PM -0400, Bill Moran wrote:
> In response to FT <freebsd at>:
> No.  What you really want to do is set smart_host to the outgoing
> mail server provided by your ISP.

Yes. Use exactly the same delivery path as a "normal" PC/Mac email
client would use. Deliver to comcast and let them figure out how to
deliver, don't be too smart and try to deliver direct yourself.

In postfix its the "relayhost" variable in This email was
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