Spamassasin, sendmail, Postfix

Dan Busarow dan at
Mon Mar 22 22:25:10 UTC 2010

On Mar 22, 2010, at 3:22 PM, Jerry wrote:

> On Mon, 22 Mar 2010 16:00:17 -0430
> Alberto Mijares <amijaresp at> articulated:
>> As I see it, FreeBSD is, in fact, a DNS server or a mail server by
>> default, between others and if I want. And since Postfix has some
>> limitations vs. Sendmail, I'm glad that is sendmail the choice of
>> FreeBSD.
>> I also must say that I frecuently use Postfix for Mail Servers, if I
>> don't need exotic features.
> Out of morbid curiosity, what limitations and exotic features?

UUCP for one.

I *think* you can also get sendmail to do other transports via  
mailertable that would not be possible with postfix.  Example, an scp  
to another server that doesn't have an MTA running.


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