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Re: how do you send mail to another user on a local debian machine




On 2018-03-29, <tomas@xxxxxxxxxx> <tomas@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> So if you want to send mail to someone in the same box (or in
> your local network or...), you'll have to set up a mail transport
> which knows how to do that (exim, postfix, whatever).
>

I believe this is the default, no (exim set up for local mail only, so
that various daemons etc. can communicate with regular_joe@home?

IOW if you install Stretch and fail to intervene with the mailing system,
that's what you get (local mail works, no set up required).

Or something. Ignore this maybe.

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