Subject: Re: stupid questions about sendmail and mutt
To: None <>
From: Chuck Swiger <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 02/05/2005 14:46:36
Denis Lagno wrote:
>>Use a line in the .mc file like:
>>define(`SMART_HOST', `your.isp.mail.server')
>>...which will relay the mail to your ISP's mail server.  If need be, you 
>>can set up SMTP AUTH to use a username/password via the access map.
> Do I understand right that one cannot use sendmail or postfix
> in the base system for SMTP AUTH?

You can do SMTP AUTH with them, it just requires some specific configuration.

Both sendmail and postfix ought to be able to use an access map since they 
presumably were compiled to use some flavor of the Berkeley DB via the 
"makemap" or "postmap" commands, respectively.