Ken Murchison ken at oceana.com
Wed May 21 19:05:56 EDT 2003

Quoting Richard Houston <rhouston at rlhc.net>:

> Please forgive my ignorance on this but what is the benefits of using
> LMTP as apposed to using the /usr/cyrus/bin/deliver method?

You're using LMTP either way.  deliver is an LMTP client which takes a message
of of stdin and feeds it to the server via LMTP.

> Can any process us LMTP or does it have to have a LMTP clients component?

It needs to be able to speak LMTP.

> Is there any draw backs to the use of LMTP.

No.  The drawback to using deliver is that you're spawning an extra process for
every delivery.

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