The postmaster package

[Tags:deprecated, gpl, program]

Postmaster implements an ESMTP server. Given a configuration, it starts up and listens for incoming SMTP connections, handles them, and pipes the accepted e-mail messages into an arbitrary local mailer of your choice. A good local mailer is Procmail. Beyond that, you can configure and modify every little step of the SMTP transaction. All the real work is done through call-back functions.


Versions 0.1, 0.2, 0.3
Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), bytestring, containers, directory, hopenssl, hsdns, hsemail, hsyslog, mtl, network, old-time, parsec, unix [details]
License GPL
Copyright Peter Simons
Author Peter Simons <>
Maintainer Peter Simons <>
Stability Unknown
Category Network
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Source repository head: git clone git://
Uploaded Tue Feb 12 21:08:02 UTC 2013 by PeterSimons
Distributions NixOS:0.3
Downloads 646 total (5 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
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