[Mailman-Users] preparing to setup Mailman for the first time... questions about Mailman's functionality
Dwight A. Ernest
dwight at significant.com
Tue Mar 30 22:25:35 CEST 2004
Oklahoma Information Technologies Group wrote:
> 1. Does Mailman have it's own SMTP server or does it rely on a
> separate/independent SMTP server?
Mailman doesn't have its own SMTP. It is independent of the MTA (mail
transfer agent) on the machine, and requires that there be one.
> 2. If Mailman relies on an SMTP server package independent of Mailman, is
> that SMTP server required to reside on the same machine?
It can be configured to use an MTA that is not on the same host as Mailman.
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