[svlug] Postfix for the Red Hat impaired

Dagmar d'Surreal dagmar at dsurreal.org
Mon Mar 5 03:36:01 PST 2001


On Sun, 4 Mar 2001, Marc MERLIN wrote:

> On Fri, Feb 23, 2001 at 08:09:16PM -0700, Karl F. Larsen wrote:
> > 
> > 	Hi Wayne, You should also try pine, and it's on your Red Hat
> > CD-Rom as a .rpm or you can get the latest from U of Washinton. I have
> > used and love pine for around 10 years. My wife, a windows user complained
> > and I put pine for windows on and she loves it.
> 
> pine is not open source, is less featureful than mutt, and is typically only
> used by people who had it in their university and never switched ;-)

It's just not under an "open source" licence.  To most people, if the
source code is freely available and you can use it, it's open source
enough.

Pine is typically used by people who just wanna casually read mail--not
casually debug it.





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