Subject: Re: Postfix
To: Paul Hoffman <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/13/2000 12:44:41
On Sun, Aug 13, 2000 at 12:34:07PM -0700, Paul Hoffman wrote:

 > Very good point! If we want the system to function out of the box, we 
 > need an SMTP *sending* system, not a receiving one. This leads to a 
 > higher level of security because there is one less port being 
 > listened on by bloatware. Of course, we could ship postfix the same 
 > way, but (as is pointed out many times) it isn't IPv6 yet.

Actually, making postfix IPv6 capable in the minimalist sense should
be quite easy...

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>