Postfix as the default MTA?

Reinhard Tartler siretart at
Mon Sep 17 15:54:28 BST 2007

Martin Pitt <martin.pitt at> writes:

> Soren Hansen [2007-09-14 19:02 +0200]:
>> So, the question here is: Does anyone have any objections to
>> a) our preferring postfix over exim4?
> I generally prefer postfix, too, it's much easier to configure. But if
> someone does not already have a MTA installed, then he probably does
> not care too much either, and it does not make much of a difference
> which MTA he ends up with.
>> or
>> b) carrying a diff against Debian for this purpose alone? 
> I'd rather drop those deltas if we don't have other changes.
> My 2¢,

Is this a public vote?

If yes, I agree with Martin fully. (however I prefer exim4 over postfix,
but this doesn't contribute to this discussion).

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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