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Re: please deactivate services by default!



On Wed, Sep 24, 2008 at 5:31 PM, Chris Adams <cmadams hiwaay net> wrote:
> Once upon a time, Colin Walters <walters verbum org> said:
>> On Wed, Sep 24, 2008 at 5:22 PM, Chris Adams <cmadams hiwaay net> wrote:
>> > Once upon a time, Colin Walters <walters verbum org> said:
>> >> The desktop image no longer installs sendmail by default.
>> >
>> > What SMTP server is installed now?
>>
>> None.
>
> So what happens to messages from cron jobs and other standard Unix stuff
> that expects /bin/mail or /usr/sbin/sendmail to do something useful?

If there are cron jobs that send mail, we will deactivate them.

> What about mail clients like (IIRC) mutt that don't have an SMTP client
> built in?

You can install sendmail or some other server.


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