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From Issac Goldstand <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] SMTP server
Date Sun, 09 Mar 2008 20:45:13 GMT

Alain Roger wrote:
> Hi,
> i know that this is not necessary the best forum for that, but i need 
> to get a real feedback and i guess you already faced the same issue as 
> mine.
> basically, i develop php web application on windows XP platform.
> So i have apache 2.24 installed and PHP 5.2.4.
> now i would like to test if my application send emails, so i've 
> checked my php.ini file and it seems ok.
> i tried to use IIS from windows to define a default SMTP server, but 
> as my emails are not sent, i guess something is wrong with IIS.
> so does it exist a free SMTP server (similar that linux daemon) but 
> running on windows XP ?
> if yes, where can i find it and what steps should i perform to be sure 
> my emails are sent ?
> i do not want to transfer all my web application each time i want to 
> test email sending...
> i would like to test it locally.
> thanks for your feedback.
> -- 
> Alain
> ------------------------------------
> Windows XP SP2
> PostgreSQL 8.2.4 / MS SQL server 2005
> Apache 2.2.4
> PHP 5.2.4
> C# 2005-2008 
Well, if you're just using it for testing, there's always mod_smtpd for 
Apache :-D  It's more of an example protocol module than a fleshed out 
SMTP server, but IIRC it does basically function...


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