But EchoMail has eclipsed NetMail in volume tremendously.
These small utilities serve to manage the flow of NetMail and EchoMail after the point where the mailer accepts the packages, but before the BBS systems get hold of the messages.
Because NetMail is of a slightly different format, it is handled by a separate program and also tossed to the NetMail area.
This means a NetMail message is sent to the immediate host, who transfers it to the next host, and so on until if finally reaches its destination.
You also have to be able to receive netmail, and you have to participate in what is known as Zone Mail Hour" when no one else can call your system except other BBS systems.
A typical netmail call with only a letter or two can be completed in under fifteen seconds.
Netmail is expected to be sent directly to the receiving board, or through a "gateway" if the mail packet is to be sent outside the country.
NetMail Secure4 (aka "Envelope98"), a desktop email encryption product with over 25,000 copies sold, is likely the most widely deployed solution of its type.
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