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Re: [Nmh-workers] masquerade settings & spost

From: Ken Hornstein
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] masquerade settings & spost
Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2012 21:34:26 -0500

>The problem is where the mention of spost appears in the FAQ.
>The complete question and answer are below. spost is in the last
>recommendation, #7.  For the purpose of answering this question, does #7
>do anything that "mts: sendmail" does not?

When I asked about spost earlier, there was one legitimate use I
saw for it.  Someone used it to send messages through a custom
program that encrypted all of their outgoing email; that would be
hard to do with regular post unless they implemented all of "sendmail
-bs".  It sounded like everyone else that used spost had put it in
their .mh_profile a decade ago to fix some long-forgotten problem.

I'm with David; mention of it should be removed from the FAQ, and
people should be directed to use the sendmail MTA.  Optionally we
could tell people about the -server option to send when using the


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