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This howto describes how to relay mail (such as system alerts) to email services such as gmail. First part describes doing so using sSMTP which only supports relaying local system mail and the second part shows how to do this using Postfix which is a fully featured MTA. Postfix might be an overkill in most cases but hey, it might have features that you may find useful!

This howto is tailored to FreeBSD systems but the main configuration will work on other operating systems.

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