Debian is a Linux distribution well-known for its good package management system and adherence to software freedom. The popular Ubuntu is based on Debian.

E-mail sending setup Edit

  • Install
apt-get install bsd-mailx sendmail-bin
  • Edit /etc/mail/aliases for aliases you'd want, eg.:
postmaster: root
  • Save the aliases in the aliases database and verify it works
echo "Test..." | mail -s "Testing e-mail setup" root

See also Edit