l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
April 21: Google Glass
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Mar. 18: Google Glass at LUGOD's April meeting
Page last updated:
2002 Mar 08 09:36

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] Can I do this?
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] Can I do this?



On Tuesday 05 March 2002 15:42, Richard Crawford wrote:
> All I'm asking is whether this is possible, just so I can demonstrate my
> own lack of knowledge about e-mail and how the internet works.
>
> I'm running my RH7.2 computer at home, and I have Pacbell as my DSL
> provider.  When I send out mail, of course, I send it through Pacbell's
> servers.
>
> Is it possible to run a mail server on my own box so that I don't have
> to send through Pacbell's servers?  I understand that I'd have to do
> some security tightening to make sure no one uses my box for spamming.
>
> So... Is it possible?

Of course, assuming PB does not prohibit it.  I recommend Postfix.

-- Rod
   http://www.sunsetsystems.com/
_______________________________________________
vox-tech mailing list
vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.