Peter Boosten peter at
Mon Jul 1 12:21:56 UTC 2019

> Op 1 jul. 2019, om 14:02 heeft Roderick <hruodr at> het volgende geschreven:
> On Mon, 1 Jul 2019, Peter Boosten via freebsd-questions wrote:
>> _and_ that sendmail is based on a single executable, while other MTAs
>> spread the tasks over several.
> Is that really so bad? Why people do not hammer exim, the standard MTA in
> debian, for the same reason? Does it have advantages that neutralizes it?

Exim has its share of vulnerabilities right now ( <>).

The thing with a single executable is that it runs as root, while with postfix most services run as ‘postfix’.


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