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From: Peter Johanson <latexer@g.o>
Subject: Re: What programs are good to install on pentium 133mhz?
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2005 06:11:19 -0700
On Thu, Apr 21, 2005 at 07:17:57AM +0200, Werner M. Mayer wrote:
> Hello, I am new to gentoo and have many questions.
> 
> I'll start with these:
> 
> I would like to know what mail and ftp-passive programs I should 
> install on my system. They should be secure with no need to get 
> updates due to security breaks every half year.

I'm a sucker for good console apps, especially on low power machines
like that. For that, i'd suggest these:

mail - mutt + msmtp (for a MTA). mutt does IMAPS, and msmtp can do SMTP
AUTH with SSL, etc, etc.
ftp - ncftp (one of the nicer console FTP programs out there).

my $0.02

-pete

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