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What is the difference between postfix and mailsutils?

I am attempting to set up an AWS EC2 with a simple mailing service for my crontab. And I have postfix set up, but when I used the "mail" command it did not work. So I installed mailutils as ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu Postfix Mail Server

There are many tutorials how to setup Ubuntu mail server. By following few tutorials i have successfully set upped a mail server which will do sending and receiving email VIRTUALLY for local network ...
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Server side filtering - Courier, Postfix, Roundcube

I have a mail server running Postfix, Courier, and Roundcube. I'm looking to add the ability for a user to assign their own custom mail filters from the web. I haven't yet found a way I can do this, ...
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Mail Server Postfix + Dovecot

I'm running mail server on Ubuntu 12.04 and box has Web Server + Mail Server (Postfix + Dovecot). This is Virtual Machine setup on Windows Azure cloud. Problem: I'm unable to send emails outside ...
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When Using A Dovecot and Postfix Cannot connect using a domain only IP Address?

I have setup a Postfix, Dovecot, and RoundCube Sever On Ubuntu 12.04.4 x64 and It works great. I can use my url mail.myurl.com and it points to my roundcube and i can send and receive email. If I use ...
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redirecting my mail server to another domain

I am not really familiar with Linux,that's why my questions might seem to be very easy for you. Currently I have a mail server on Ubuntu 12.04 (using Postfix) and Roundcube for web access, so our ...
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basic outgoing mail function

I've looked for tutorials and guides about this topic but seems really complicated to make it work. I'm working with php, I would like to send mails in some scenarios such as password recovery and ...
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Configuring sendmail for several domain names

So here's the problem: I have a webserver that's currently serving quite a number of different domain names as virtual hosts for apache. Lets say the default domain is defaultdomain.com When I use ...
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No login possible with postfix/dovecot and mysql under IMAP

I did the following installation of my own mailserver with dovecot/postfix and MySQL: https://thomas-leister.de/internet/mailserver-ubuntu-server-dovecot-postfix-mysql/ If you see the section of ...
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cron, mailto on python script error [on hold]

I have tried to find solutions through forums but didn't find any answer. I have configure postfix through my isp smtp as relay. It is working as I receive the mail using the following line of ...
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postfix goes crazy. Deletes and terminates itself

Iam just trying to get a NPL TS3 License. Installed and configured Postfix in its simplest way to receive only a few emails. But after some minutes, sometimes seconds postfix process is no longer ...
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Postfix + Dovecot Server Problem

Problem List From the SquirrelMail E-mail is sending but not Receiving in INBOX All E-mails are going in Spam PLEASE HELP ME OUT OF THIS, THANKS IN ADVANCE My Postfix main.cf [QUOTE]# See ...
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psad is failing to send emails through mandrill smtp with postfix

I have installed psad on my Ubuntu 13 system and I've set it up to send emails (I have postfix installed as mail server with a smtp relay to Mandrill's servers) to some email address, but it seems ...
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Postfix - “skipped, still being delivered” (+Permission denied)

I have an issue that's driving me crazy. Running Ubuntu 12.04 on DigitalOcean, I followed this tutorial to set up Postfix, Dovecot, ViMbAdmin and RoundCube: ...
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Trouble with mx record and mailbox

I have a machine running on Internet with valid IP address 216.x.x.x. I have installed postfix on it. I have also purchased a domain, let's say example.com for it from godaddy. I have a problem in ...
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Postfix can receive but can't send emails

Can someone please help, I setup Postfix and can receive, but can't send email from my server, when I use Gmail smtp i can send emails as Gmail user but that is not what I want. Here is my Mail ...
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Postfix keeps rejecting emails

I have setup dovecot and postfix on my server. I am able to send emails though SMTP to my GMail account and authenticate Thunderbird to my server via IMAP. However, when I send an email from my GMail ...
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Use existing mail to send mail PHP, Ubuntu 13.04

I'm going crazy trying every existing guide to configure my Ubuntu server to send mail in PHP. I have a homepage which I want to send mail from when someone is registering. Currently I have erased ...
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Lampp already started and server sends and receives mail to gmail but php script mail error & works after lampp restart

Lampp dovecot postfix already started and website working with apache, mysql started and server can send and receive mail to gmail but mail from php script gives error and works s only after lampp ...
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Postfix fails to create Maildir

I'm configuring a virtual squirrelmail for a school assignment. Now I configured a dns server and all my dig's and nslookups succeed. I was also able to add a user in terminal and send an email from ...
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genaliases for mailman

when the mailman guide writes to: Then add mailman aliases in /etc/aliases do they mean /etc/aliases, or, perhaps, do they perhaps mean /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db? thufir@dur:~$ sudo ...
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/var/lib/mailman/cgi-bin bad group (has: root, expected list) (fixing)

I'm just trying to install mailman so that the permissions are correct, but no matter what I do mailman installs with the wrong permissions: thufir@dur:~$ thufir@dur:~$ sudo apt-get install mailman ...
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SASL authentication failure: Password verification failed SASL+PAM

I'm banging my head over this for past 4 hours, and I cannot crack it! Google turns out allot of issues related to SASL authentication failure: Password verification failed but none helped. ...
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Postfix not recieving mail from email but does from sendmail?

Ok so I'm trying to forward mail from my server (lets call it tacobell.com) to a external gmail account using postfix. The problem is when I send mail using another gmail or yahoo account to ...
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Relay access denied error 554

I'm having trouble setting up a mail server, after following this tutorial I am still unable to send email to anyone outside of my server. I have installed and configured PostFix, Dovecot, ...
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Send email from postfix server to outside email client

I have set up an email server and can send/receive email localhost and I can receive mail from outside sources but I cannot send emails to outside sources. I get this error when I try to send to an ...
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Command “mail” don't check good directory

I am currently using Postfix and Dovecot for my smtp server. I am able to send mail to an external adress but when I try the command "mail", I have an error : Cannot open mailbox /var/mail/contact : ...
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No luck with accessing mailboxes after creating in postfixadmin

After getting postfixadmin installed and creating domains/mailboxes through the web admin panel, how can I access those mailboxes in order to send/receive emails? I have tried different ...
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How can I install pflogsumm for Postfix mail log analyzer?

I am useing Postfix mail server in Ubuntu 13.04. I want to install pflogsumm in my server and analyze the mail log. How can I do this?
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how to configure a mail server (postfix) for receiving/sending emails globally?

I have a website and it's already online, let's say its "12345.com" and I only have that domain. I'm trying to make an email address: "support@12345.com". How can I receive/send emails with this ...
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sending php mail from localhost

I have installed php, mySQL, postfix and sendmail and have set up a simple email script on my local host server. mail() returns 1 (TRUE) when I send an e-mail, however the email does not arrive at the ...
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Postfix SMTP not available from external network

I'm trying to setup an SMTP server using Postfix. I already have virtual mailboxes and a Dovecot IMAP server running (and working). I can mail my@ema.il and see the mail coming in with an IMAP client. ...
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MTA questions about POSTFIX, outlook,,smtp, pop, etc

So this is a pretty noob question. I have a linux server that rocks postfix. We've been using it as our MTA for years. There are a few computers that run outook, one thunderbird, and a bunch of ...
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Linux mail command not working like it used to

I was using the following mail command in my crontab to which worked flawlessly until we re installed our mail server last Friday: echo "Testing 123" | mail -s "ECS PostDate Processed" ...
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Sendmail relaying email through A record not MX

I have a Ubuntu server, running sendmail (until this morning it was running postfix, but I moved to sendmail to eliminate the possibility of my postfix configuration tweaks being the cause of this ...
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SASL authentication failure: no secret in database

I have a VPS with Plesk Panel on Ubuntu server 10.04. Everything was set up and working perfectly. Only change I made to the mail configuration was to allow submission port 587. Everything was still ...
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How can I configure Postfix to send all email through my Gmail account?

I'm trying to send an email through Google from my localhost. (via PHP5.3) But Google keeps on blocking my requests. I tried to follow the solutions given to a few similar questions, but for some ...
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Weird postfix logs

At the mail.log this appears ~2 times per minute. I didn't care what they were, but now I want to find the reason. Oct 2 20:27:02 sa-pd postfix/cleanup[31255]: 13A342CE301C: ...
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Postfix + Dovecot - not receiving mail in vmail directory

i have been spending countless hours on this and now i figured id come to the 'internet' for help. I have installed a new install of postfix + dovecot + mysql. Right now, i am able to receive email ...
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Postfix Server - Wordpress

I have installed postfix on my Ubuntu server. I want it to send mail to my subscribers on the blog. I have installed the SMTP plugin for wordpress so its not using php mail. But any time anybody signs ...
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Easiest way to setup a SMTP server to receive mail?

I want to setup a SMTP server to receive all mails. I have only found mail sending software so far (like postfix). But I want to have software to make the server being able to receive mails. Bonus ...
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store emails in cifs mounted filesystem for a postfix Maildir mailbox type

I have a cifs mounted filesystem and I will like to know, does sudo postconf -e 'home_mailbox = Maildir/' mean that Maildir is chosen as default mailbox format or it just specifies a directory where ...
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How do I set up postfix to send mail through it?

I have tried different tutorials, but at the end it always gives me errors when I test it using "telnet "myname" 25...I need help. I want a simple tutorial through which I can set up postfix on ubuntu ...
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How to disconnect modem when postfix queue gets empty? [closed]

in /etc/ppp/ip-up.d/script I have the following that runs fetchmail when the ppp0 interface is up (connected) and when it finish the modem ends internet conection automatically. #!/bin/sh ...
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Delay in sending mail postfix queue

I have a mail server that periodically connects to the Internet via modem dialup and before was able to send emails with attachments of 300kb and 500kb in just only 1 or 2 minutes, I have not made ...
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Schedule sending mail of a log file content

I have postfix mail agent installed and I've configured gmail relay and I could send mails from the terminal as below: root@statino1:~# mail -s "subject_here" my_gmail_id@gmail.com CC: <hit enter ...
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Which mailx package should I install for Nagios?

I'm following the Nagios Ubuntu quickstart instructions. I'm on Ubuntu 10.10 and installing Nagios 3.2.3. At the bottom of the docs it says I need to install the mailx and postfix packages. ...
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Receive mail from any domain

I have a mail server whose domain name is "vrk.com" and a user named "vinod" in it... All the mails send to "vinod@vrk.com" comes into the mail box /home/vinod/mbox Can i store mails addressed to ...
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Configuration of mail server to relay emails

This is part of a project wherein I have to send mail... I have a mail-server with domain abc.com. How do I allow that mail-server to receive mail from another domain, cde.com? And how do I ...
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In what cases should I install (and configure) Postfix as a desktop user?

Possible cases: 1) I plan to do Debian packaging (this case is the motivation since postfix gets installed as a dependency of some development packages, so it means that in such a case might be ...