Postfix Relay via Gmail

I’ve got a Linux bux that I use as a webserver and media centre. Since it runs 24/7 and is world facing I wan’t to be able to monitor it and the easiest way to do that is to have it send me emails about it’s status. For example every night I want to receive and email about what package updates there are waiting to be installed. I’ve chosen to set up Postfix so that it relays email via my personal Gmail account as this is quick to set up and easy to manage.Continue reading