DBMail- public profile vs private?

what will be best practise and best standards in terms of choosing private vs public profile for DB mail?

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Kevin CrossChief Technology OfficerCommented:
Hi.

I have chosen public profiles when setting up the default for the server that I want other users to use. If a profile is specific to a job or user, then I use private profile. Therefore, it is based on your needs. If you want user mail to fail if the user does not explicitly belong to a profile, then private profiles are the way to go. If you need a profile to serve all DB mail usage on the server, you need to have it public.

That is my understanding at least.

Kevin
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25112Author Commented:
thanks Kevin!
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