MTA for linux systems

I’ve mostly been using msmtp as a mail transport agent on my linux systems but I wanted to review what was available: nullmailer – 2.1 released 2017-Oct, nullmailer on github msmtp: 1.6.6 released 2016-Nov, msmtp on sourceforge dma – 0.11 released 2016-Feb, dma on github ssmtp – unmaintained esmtp – unmaintained My preference is something hosted on github …

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Amazon’s new TLS library

s2n source s2n announcement I’m liking what I see, good design principles, aiming for simplicity and reviewability. I would not be surprised to see this become a huge success as people eschew the extra functionality of OpenSSL (and others) in favor of software with less security risk. Amazon’s backing is likely to propel s2n over …

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Xen 4.0 and 4.1 packages for Ubuntu and Debian

Packages can be found here: https://launchpad.net/~agent-8131/+archive/ppa/+packages Design goals: packages created for xen 4.0.1 and xen 4.1.0 packages mirror install of xen as closely as possible currently only hypervisor and utils are included (make xen and make tools) no rc.d scripts setup, that’s left to user should be installable and functional on Debian and Ubuntu and …

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