Re: OpenSMTP as mx backup

2018-11-26 Thread Chris Bennett
+2 on that! Sorry +1 is just not enough! I have a backup, but that's only IF I know there's a problem. If I have any net access, if I'm not traveling. If . Most of my email is unimportant. But when it is, it's $$ or some emergency. Chris -- You received this mail because you are

Re: Opensmtpd failover

2018-11-26 Thread Craig Skinner
Hi Thomas, On Sun, 25 Nov 2018 04:12:10 +0100 Thomas Bohl wrote: > > smtp2 doesn't deliver the mail to an IMAP mail storage daemon. > > > > Instead, it spools it and waits > > But why? Just deliver it and be done. Can't see many drawbacks in > that. > Backup MX servers don't have any mail

Re: OpenSMTP as mx backup

2018-11-26 Thread Craig Skinner
On Sun, 25 Nov 2018 15:49:44 +0100 Gilles Chehade wrote: > .. if you have a secondary MX that keeps your mail for longer > than 4 days, which is already quite long, it means that you have more > trust in the reliability of your secondary MX than your primary MX and > this essentially means your