Originally Published: Wednesday, 1 December 1999 Author: Joseph Kordish
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

A Linux Mail Tools How-To

In almost all distributions there are a couple of mail tools that are installed by default. These mail tools are Sendmail, Fetchmail and Mutt. The reason for them being installed by default is because these mail tools are widely regarded for their superb reliability. And since they are installed by default then that must be a sign of a good application. So they didn't do it by accident. So this being true than it's about time you find out why they are so highly regarded. Learn to use them and learn to love them.