Gerrit P. Haase gp@familiehaase.de
Fri Aug 23 05:37:00 GMT 2002

Hallo Corinna,

>> 3) Exim comes with a number of features that require extra packages:
>> a) SSL/TLS (works fine)
>> b) Perl (works for Gerrit Haase on NT, crashes for me on Win98)  
>> c) SQL (untried)
>> Should all these options be included in the precompiled code (thus 
>> requiring more package downloads)? 

> I'd just add SSL for now since it works.  Perl is good but perhaps
> we should wait until somebody finds the reason for the 98 crash.
> SQL?  Hmm.  The problem is that the requirements of Perl and SQL
> are loading pretty big packages but I'm unsure how important the
> size argument is.

I agree, my version of exim was linked against perl-5.6.1, but I
didn't used these functions of Exim much.  What about Exim 4 and
perl-5.8, is Exim already updated to make use of 5.8?


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