Daemonforums member gilles
made the following announcement on OpenBSD's misc@ mailing list today. Thank you, Gilles, for all of your hard work. Please pass on our thanks to your development team!
At AsiaBSDCon, eric@ has announced the release of OpenSMTPD 5.3 which is
the first stable and production-ready release of OpenSMTPD.
It is also the smtpd that will be shipping with OpenBSD 5.3.
We would like to thank the OpenBSD/OpenSMTPD community for their help in
testing the snapshots, reporting bugs, contributing code and packaging
for other systems.
* HUMAN READABLE CONFIGURATION
* IPv4 and IPv6 support
* STARTTLS and SMTPS support for both incoming and outgoing sessions
* AUTH support: bsd_auth(3) and crypt(3)
* SIZE support: limit the size of client-submitted messages
* Listener-specific banner hostname
* Listener-specific sessions tagging
* Support for global and per-domain expiry for messages
* Support for customizable delays for bounces
* Support for primary and virtual domains
* Support for alternate user database: db(3), file or smtpd.conf
* Support for aliases and ~/.forward mappings
* Delivery to mbox, maildir or third-party MDA
* Support for LMTP relaying
* Support for smarthost
* Support for sending certificate when connecting to remote host
* Support for backup MX
* Support for relay source address override
* Support for relay HELO override
* Support for SMTP-level sender override
* Support for connections reuse and optimization
* Support for queue backends: filesystem and ram
* Support for lookup backends: db(3), static
* Run-time statistics through "smtpctl show stats"
* Run-time tracing through "smtpctl trace <component>"
* Run-time monitoring through "smtpctl monitor"
* SQLite lookup backend
* LDAP lookup backend
* Support for PAM authentication
* Known to build and work on FreeBSD, NetBSD, DragonFlyBSD and Linux
* No filters support yet (work in progress)
* No masquerading or address rewrite yet
SHA256 (opensmtpd-5.3.tar.gz) =
SHA256 (opensmtpd-5.3p1.tar.gz) =
You are encouraged to register to our general purpose mailing-list:
The "Official" IRC channel for the project is at:
#OpenSMTPD @ irc.freenode.net
Please read http://www.opensmtpd.org/report.html
Security bugs should be reported directly to email@example.com
Other bugs may be reported to firstname.lastname@example.org
OpenSMTPD is brought to you by Gilles Chehade, Eric Faurot and Charles Longeau.