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Hi, we have a linux box and the mail function is there.
Do you know if this is a smtp server (?) and in particalur i can
use java mail api to send/receive text mail messages?
../Mel
[ January 27, 2004: Message edited by: Melody Siu ]
 
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You can get anything from Sendmail, Postfix, qMail, JAMES, etc. Depends on your taste, in my opinion, the quickest way to set up one and running, is using postfix. Takes about 10 minutes to configure and up and running. You will also need to install POP/IMAP package as well.
 
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