Aredridel wrote:
> 
> I've had it in mind to do something like this before ... Exim's design
> cleaned up and rubyfied would rock in a lot of ways. Wouldn't be as
> fast, but for something like a mail server that's easy to extend, it
> would be perfect. (And the syntax would not be as insane as Exim's)

It sounds like a fun project to me, too.  It might also be fun to have 
pure (or mostly pure) Ruby servers for LDAP, DNS, FTP, NIS, SSH, telnet, 
syslog, crontab, NFS...

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