[techtalk] UUCP, was: POP mail

Jenn V. jenn at simegen.com
Fri Dec 17 09:39:43 EST 1999

Nils Philippsen wrote:
> On Thu, 16 Dec 1999, Laurel Fan wrote:
> > [1] I'm sure there's still some uucp or bbs mail systems out there..
> Yes, here. And it makes perfect sense to use UUCP on Linux instead of POP.
> With UUCP I have "my own" mail domain and can setup any number of accounts
> if I wish.

Ditto with SMTP, actually. Which is what Laurel had indicated
as the alternative format for mail servers. (As opposed to clients)

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