Null-mailer alternatives

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Intro

we’ve tried a few and we recommend those:

also those worth mentioning

Acceptance

    # slackware
    tail -F /var/log/secure /var/log/maillog

    # ubuntu
    tail -F /var/log/auth.log /var/log/mail.log

    hostname --long | mailx -s test root

Alternatives

nullmailer

draft

define outbound relay

apt install nullmailer s-nail
    grep -vE '^#|^$' /etc/s-nail.rc
    ln -s s-nail /usr/bin/mail
    ln -s s-nail /usr/bin/mailx
vi /etc/nullmailer/remotes

RELAY-SERVER smtp --starttls

Resources

Just want to send emails from my Ubuntu Server. What simple SMTP server solution to use? [closed] https://superuser.com/questions/92760/just-want-to-send-emails-from-my-ubuntu-server-what-simple-smtp-server-solution

nullmailer

https://wiki.debian.org/nullmailer

https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Nullmailer

Using nullmailer with STARTTLS and SMTP-Auth https://metzlog.srcbox.net/2012/11/nullmailer-with-starttls/

How to enable secure authentication (ssl,tls,starttls) in nullmailer 1.0.5. and upgrade nullmailer to 1.11 https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/252179/how-to-enable-secure-authentication-ssl-tls-starttls-in-nullmailer-1-0-5-and

Lightweight outgoing SMTP server https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/1449/lightweight-outgoing-smtp-server

ssmtp

https://packages.qa.debian.org/s/ssmtp.html

https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/SSMTP

moar

https://acme.com/software/mini_sendmail/

Minimal-Mailer https://www.heise.de/select/ct/2018/12/1528000378377701

just with nail by itself? https://jpmens.net/2007/05/08/replace-mail-by-nail-heirloom-mailx/ http://heirloom.sourceforge.net/mailx.html


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