[Kolab-devel] Fwd: Re: Add additional tls settings for postfix client side

Richard Bos radoeka at xs4all.nl
Wed Feb 15 21:49:40 CET 2006

Op woensdag 15 februari 2006 10:20, schreef Fabio Pietrosanti:
> > In short: if encryption is necessary you make it mandantory, if it's nice
> > to have but you can't enforce it you take it when it is offered but you
> > don't rely on it.
> >  
> My own email server which was running with a custom installation of
> postfix ever used smtp_tls and i found that 30-35% of smtp server
> negotiate tls connection.
> Imho it should be enabled, it's just an "encrypt if you can" that, if
> required, could be turned in "only encrypt!" with a single line of
> configuration.
> So it would give users the ability to have as a standard feature the
> "encryption whether possibile" and enable "full encryption" if the
> policy require it commenting a single line of configuration file.
> I agree in enabling it by default

So you agree with having "smtp_use_tls = yes" enabled by default?

How to continue, is a big report required for this?

Richard Bos
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