On Thu, May 29, 2008 at 10:52 PM, Jerry McAllister <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Thu, May 29, 2008 at 01:35:27PM -0400, Patrick Baldwin wrote: > > > Hi all, I've got an older Solaris system running Sendmail for my > > mail server right now. It's about time to replace it, and I'm > > thinking FreeBSD might be the best choice of OS for the replacement. > > Given that, a FreeBSD system could be almost a drop-in replacement. > Sendmail should be the same or very nearly so (depends on the version > you are using now and the nre version). Aliases should work just > the same. Your only differences might be in where some things > live. But, check out the hier(7) man page in FreeBSD. It > documents the FreeBSD directory conventions. > > There are other MTAs and other utilities available to experiment with. > But, if you are comfortable with sendmail, there is no reason to change. > It is mature and very functional; does what you need. A modern > machine with FreeBSD 7.x should handle large numbers of Email users - > even heavy users. > > ////jerry > The only perfect answer! We should all clap for you for giving this answer. -- Best regards, Odhiambo WASHINGTON, Nairobi,KE +254733744121/+254722743223 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ "Oh My God! They killed init! You Bastards!" --from a /. post _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"