[balug-talk] October 16th Linux Users' Group of Davis: Postfix
nbs at sonic.net
Thu Oct 5 16:58:50 PDT 2006
The Linux Users' Group of Davis (LUGOD), will be holding a meeting on:
October 16, 2006
6:30pm - 9:00pm
The meeting will be held at:
Davis Public Library
315 East 14th St.
Davis, California 95616
Presented by: Rod Roark, Sunset Systems
Postfix is an open source mail transfer agent that started life as
an alternative to the widely-used 'Sendmail' program. Postfix
attempts to be fast, easy to administer, and secure, while at the same
time being 'sendmail'-compatible enough to not upset existing users.
Postfix runs on AIX, BSD, HP-UX, IRIX, LINUX, MacOS X, Solaris,
Tru64 UNIX, and other UNIX systems. Its features include Transport
Layer Security (TLS), advanced content filtering, support for numerous
database backends, and mbox- and Maildir-style mailboxes.
It is known for its resilience against buffer overflows and ability
to handle large amounts of email.
About the Speaker:
Rod Roark founded Sunset Systems in 1998, initially offering
preconfigured Linux computers for almost any purpose, and more
recently specializing in open source medical software.
Between 1982 and 1992 his company "The Software Link, Inc." was a
primary developer and vendor of multiuser/multitasking operating systems
and networking software for personal computers. He is also the inventor
of the "zero slot LAN", winning PC Magazine's Technical Excellence Award
during the 1986 Spring Comdex.
Rod generously donates server space and bandwidth for
the Linux Users' Group of Davis's website and mailing lists.
For details on this meeting, visit:
For maps, directions, public transportation schedules, etc., visit:
Borrow Books from LUGOD:
LUGOD maintains a lending library containing nearly 150 books related
to Linux, networking, programming and other topics.
(See http://www.lugod.org/library/ for the complete list.)
If you'd like for a book to be brought to this meeting so you may
borrow it, contact: librarian at lugod.org
The Linux Users' Group of Davis is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
dedicated to the Linux computer operating system and other Open Source
and Free Software.
LUGOD holds regular meetings with guest speakers in Davis, California,
as well as other events in Davis and the greater Sacramento region.
Events are always free and open to the public.
Please visit our website for more details: http://www.lugod.org/
pr at lugod.org
Public Relations Officer
Linux Users' Group of Davis
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