an that is why we need a firewall -> Re: When a yum update sets up an MTA ...

Lars Seipel lars.seipel at
Mon Apr 21 11:22:13 UTC 2014

On Mon, Apr 21, 2014 at 06:58:56AM -0400, Mauricio Tavares wrote:
>       If all smartmontools need is to just send emails out, I would
> suggest using something like ssmtp or msmtp.

/usr/sbin/sendmail is handled with alternatives and can be provided by
e.g. ssmtp. Smartmontools was changed for exactly this reason.

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