Commands and Utilities Proposal, 0.2

H. Peter Anvin hpa at transmeta.com
Tue Nov 23 13:07:59 PST 1999


Jim Knoble wrote:
> 
> På 1999-Nov-23 klokka 12:14:00 -0800 skrivet Daniel Quinlan:
> 
> : I think it would be better to document a subset of the sendmail API
> : for LSB applications.
> 
> For example, the command-line options that overlap between sendmail and
> exim (and perhaps the sendmail interface to qmail) might be a good start.
> 

Right.  There is also smail, although it doesn't seem to be widely used
anymore.  However, for a long time it was, and even then,
/usr/{lib,sbin}/sendmail was the clean way of submitting mails
programatically.

	-hpa

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