Updates: exim-4.40

Pierre A. Humblet Pierre.Humblet@ieee.org
Wed Jul 21 01:14:00 GMT 2004

I have updated Exim, the Mail Transfer Agent, to exim 4.40.
It is the first stable release since the current 4.34.


Exim itself: see
  and /usr/share/doc/exim-4.40/NewStuff

Cygwin port:
  - Adds better fallback to a smart host (useful for those with dynamic IP
    addresses). See "Special features" in
  - Running exim-config is now mandatory on fresh installs

 - This port requires Cygwin 1.5.6 or more recent.
 - If you update from an Exim release earlier than 4.22, it will be necessary
   to delete all files in /var/spool/exim/db. This causes no permanent loss of

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://www.cygwin.com web page.  This downloads setup.exe
to your system.  Then run setup and answer all of the questions.
Exim is in the Mail category.

If you have questions or comments, please send them to the Cygwin
mailing list: cygwin@cygwin.com, mentioning exim in the subject line.



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