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Re: more on starttls, gnutls-cli and using tls for mail

From: Tim Cross
Subject: Re: more on starttls, gnutls-cli and using tls for mail
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2011 12:13:20 +1000

On Tue, Aug 16, 2011 at 8:12 PM, Dimitri Fontaine <address@hidden> wrote:
> Leo <address@hidden> writes:
>>> http://tapoueh.org/blog/2010/09/23-postfix-sender_dependent_relayhost_maps.html
>> Thanks for that. There are other alternatives such as using msmtp. But
>> they are a nuisance because they require installing and configuring
>> another tool for something that Emacs is capable of doing.
> The problem with msmtp is both that it hangs emacs while sending the
> email, and that on delivery error you have to handle it yourself.  The
> reason why I so much prefer postfix here is that it will queue the
> outgoing mail then deliver it in the background, and it will manage the
> delivery queue and retry if necessary.

same issue with smtpmail as well.

> See also my mailq mode that allows me to quickly see if I have to force
> a send retry and to flush my postfix queue all from Emacs.
>  http://tapoueh.org/blog/2011/05/05-mailq-modeline-display.html
>  http://tapoueh.org/emacs/mailq.html
>> The point is there is one key feature that has been accidentally deleted
>> during the rewrite of smtpmail. This thread is about whether and how
>> should we bring it back.
> That's a whole other problem here, agreed.


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