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Old 21st July 2007, 19:20
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Originally Posted by bidevi
Now I have Postfix, because I've set up Debian Etch following the guide lines of The Perfect Setup instructions.

Can anyone tell me how to do a smart-host like configuration now, so my visitors can keep on doing the same thing: send me mail using a web form on my site?
Take a look at the Smart Host section on

My ISP is 1&1 in Germany and they have strange habits. For example, I cannot get a PHP mail form script working. This is what 1&1 says about it: The only FormMail script you can use on the 1&1 servers is the NMS This can be downloaded from (See: As a matter of fact, works with Sendmail, not Postfix.

Nevertheless, on Fedora Core 6 I did get form mail working with a perl script that addresses Sendmail. The script was written by Kristina Pfaff-Harris and it can be found here:

For the Perfect Etch Setup on my Debian machine I installed Postfix instead of Sendmail. Kristina does not offer her script for Postfix.

My question: can anyone recommend a good Postfix mail form script?
Postfix is compatible to Sendmail, so I don't know why it shouldn't work with Postfix. Postfix even comes with a binary called sendmail to guarantee Sendmail compatibility.
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