Why was exim removed?
nathan at valuecommerce.co.jp
Tue Jul 5 05:44:01 UTC 2005
On Jul 5, 2005, at 11:21 AM, Marc Schwartz wrote:
> It's in Extras:
> Installing it is as easy as:
> # yum install exim
Didn't know about Extras. Thanks.
> If you want to know why it was moved to Extras, you can read some
> general guidelines here:
Well, thanks for the help Marc.
I do wonder though; postfix is in there and so is sendmail, but not
Exim, when it's smaller and lighter and has more features than both
of them combined - and fully (well, 99%) compatible to sendmail's
command line switches. One would have thought Exim would replace both
Oh, well, I guess its better than it being dropped completely.
Thanks again for the pointer :)
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