Mail Server Setup

Brian J. Rogers captbrogers at gmail.com
Tue Jun 3 06:29:54 MDT 2014


Thank you Dan, I may take you up on that offer.


On Tue, Jun 3, 2014 at 12:58 AM, Dan Egli <ddavidegli at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sunday, June 1, 2014, Brian J. Rogers wrote:
>
> > I don't know what would support it. I'm not sure if I should try
>
> > Postfix/Dovecot again, or if I should use another stack.
>
>
>
> My own $0.02 here. Knowing next to nothing about Dovecot, I'd add another
> recommendation for Exim + Courier-Imap. It's a combination that has served
> me quite well in the past and can be configured as heavily or as lightly as
> you wish if you build from source, although most distributions have some
> pre-built binaries. Exim takes a bit of getting used to, but once you do,
> it's very effective. Courier's config files make more sense for the most
> part, and both of them are set-and-forget programs. Once you get them
> setup, you don't need to worry about them at all. In the past, I've had an
> Exim+Courier setup that I didn't even think about for months.
>
>
>
> Obviously it's your choice. But I really like Exim. That's what I'll use
> whenever I setup a mail server, unless I'm forced to use something else.
>
>
>
> While you can't phone me, if you wanted to drop any questions to my emal
> box I'll reply as soon as I am able. :)
> --- Dan
>
>
> On Mon, Jun 2, 2014 at 8:18 AM, Michael Torrie <torriem at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > On 06/01/2014 08:09 PM, Brian J. Rogers wrote:
> > > Michael, I believe I was the one who started that thread as well. I
> don't
> > > recall that being discussed but I'll look over it again. Thanks.
> >
> > Well I didn't say anything that Google won't find for you.  I just
> > posted some links to documents on configuring postfix and dovecot to
> > require TLS is all.
> >
> >
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