[nycbug-talk] gmail and mutt

Marc Spitzer mspitzer
Sun Aug 7 23:23:04 EDT 2005

On 8/7/05, Jonathan Vanasco <jvanasco at mastersofbranding.com> wrote:
> On Aug 7, 2005, at 11:04 AM, Francisco Reyes wrote:
> > For those of us who don't use Gmail.. why can't you send mail out
> > through your own SMTP and show it as coming from your Gmail account?
> You can easily do that -- but you run the risk of getting marked as
> spam (or worse, you could easily get bounced rejected or devnulled)
> by an MTA that sees your message as a forgery.

One other thing to keep in mind with mutt there is no client side smtp
so you can not connect to gmails ssmtp server to deliver your mail. 
It is a feature and documented in their faq.


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