how do I get STARTTLS working with sendmail on FreeBSD 10.3 ?

Patrick Mahan mahan at
Sun Mar 19 03:21:14 UTC 2017

On 3/18/17 3:44 PM, William Dudley wrote:
> A google search does not reveal a useful answer.
> I just want to use a self-signed certificate so I can get my email from my
> FreeBSD mail server to my cell phone.  My FreeBSD server runs sendmail.
> I don't really want to switch to postfix, qmail, etc. etc.
> Thanks,
> Bill Dudley

Have you considered using stunnel(8)?  I use it to front my sendmail and
other servers that I want to make a secure connection.


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