Subject: Re: Setting up a T1 and email
To: Rick Copeland <>
From: Eka Kelana <>
List: port-vax
Date: 06/02/1998 06:27:39
Sure... but using a Unix box as a router is not recommended.
I currently use my NetBSD box as a DNS server and a mail server
using exim MTA.

- Eka - 

Rick Copeland wrote:
> Dear NetBSD lists,
> We have a fractional T1 being set up at our office and I would like to know
> what a good setup to receive and distribute email to 40 user on our network
> would be.  Currently all are receiving email through a Novell network
> running TCP/IP, a redirector software, a modem bank and of course a
> internet service provider.  There is also two Vax 3600's running NetBSD 1.3
> serving Intranet web pages to the desktops.  The desktops are Windows 95
> running Eudora Pro email program.
> The T1 will be connected to the internet directly through AT&T(they will
> provide the CSU/DSU) so I believe I will need a DNS server, router and an
> email server (sendmail?). Can all these functions be accomplished with
> NetBSD servers?
> Thanks,
> Rick