Re: Changing from Sendmail to Postfix on a Cobalt Raq-4i - feasible?

From: Martin Smith (
Date: 06/15/05

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    On Wed, 15 Jun 2005 10:10:15 +1000, Craig Dewick
    <> wrote:
    > Hi everyone,
    > I've got a few Cobalt server appliances and I'd like to dump sendmail and
    > use Postfix instead as the MTA since Postfix has vastly better anti-spam
    > and anti-malware features out of the box (and a lot more with the right
    > run-time configuration).
    > Sun's always stuck with sendmail since I presume that is what the Redhat
    > Linux people have always preferred, but that comes at a big cost in terms
    > of the lack of anti-spam defences.
    > Has anyone replaced Sendmail on a Cobalt server with Postfix, and are
    > there any web-references which contain good guides to doing this?

    have a look at you will probably find that profitable,
    they run the postfix-users mailing list which I can personally recommend

    > The eventual aim is to replace sendmail with Postfix then integrate
    > Spamassasin into Postfix. I'm sure this has been done before, so I'm
    > hoping that someone who has reads this and can provide some pointers. 8-)
    > Thanks in advance.
    > Regards,
    > Craig.


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