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How do I fix this dovecot SELinux error in audit.log on CentOS?

I'm getting these SELinux errors in /var/log/audit/audit.log for dovecot. type=USER_AUTH msg=audit(1404794536.249:100679): user pid=28375 uid=0 auid=0 ses=2700 ...
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CentOS 6.5 Webmail Server: warning: SASL: Connect to private/auth failed: No such file or directory

I'm trying to run a webmail server on CentOS with Postfix, Docecot and Roundcube. Whenever I try to send mail or send a test email to my server it fails. I can login so looks like Dovecot is okay. ...
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Sieve - Redirect incoming mail for all mailboxes within domain to one specific mailbox

Is it possible to set a global sieve filter to redirect mail to specific mailbox within receiving domain. I understand I can simply point out where I want mail to go in a filter like ...
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Move spam from dovecot public folders

I have set up Dovecot with public folders on a CentOS 6-server, with sendmail and spamassassin. I'm getting a lot of spam in both public folders and in the users inboxes. I want spamassassin / ...
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Saving email from cPanel and integrating it to postfix.

I have a shared hosting environment with cPanel installed managing all email creation, forwarding and all other tasks. But now I have moved to VPS using CentOs and already installed postfix, dovecot, ...
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Leaving postfix 'mydomain' & 'hostname' empty in this scenario [closed]

I have a VPS server that only deals with email hosting. This server does not have any designated domain name pointing to it. Its only one VPS with one IP address. I am running CentOS 6.5 Minimal, ...
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How to I authenticate with Dovecot + IMAP + PAM on CentOS?

I set up Dovecot IMAP to use PAM as suggested here: http://wiki2.dovecot.org/PasswordDatabase/PAM PAM/dovecot [root@ip-172-31-15-65 pam.d]# cat dovecot #%PAM-1.0 auth required ...
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Postfix, Dovecot - connection from outside, authentication

I want to run postfix + dovecot on my server. I'm doing it for first time. Postfix and Dovecot works on local - I can connect through telnet, and send/receive e-mails using commands. When I try to ...
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Dovecot creates folder, Postfix expects file

I have tried configuring a Postfix/Dovecot combo with virtual users using this guide. My server is running Postfix 2.6.6 and Dovecot 2.0.9 on CentOS 6.5. The problem is that when I connect to the ...
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squirrelmail nginx configuration

I installed postfix, dovecot and squirrelmail on a centos 6.4 VPS based on instructions here. I created a sub-domain bounce.mydomain.co.uk (incase you are wondering why I choose "bounce" - This is a ...
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Postfix dovecot remote mail client connection

I am stuck in the following issue for like hours. Hopefully someone can help me out this one :x.. I set up a mail server to receive and send e-mails. receiving by imap. The problem I am facing is as ...
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postfix config: where to put new email for old machines?

Im building a new email server using CentOS 6.4/postfix/dovecot. It needs to support clients that are mainly XP (Outlook Express, Thunderbird, etc). How do I set the home_mailbox(postfix) and ...
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config postfix and dovecot cent os 6

I am trying to configure my virtual server for Postfix and Dovecot on CentOS 6. Here is some of my work: For Postfix myhostname = mail.rivasystems.net mydomain = rivasystems.net myorigin = ...
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Postfix/Dovecot Mail server with multiple domains and SSL [duplicate]

On my mail setup I'm currently using self signed certificate generated for server hostname. And I'm curious is there some kind of SSL certificate that shared hosting providers use for multiple ...
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dovecot start “Address already in use” error

I'm currently trying to use some "me@mydomain.com" adresses on my dedicated server (Centos5). To do so, I'm tring to launch dovecot with /etc/init.d/dovecot start, but I get the following error ...
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Centos Postfix/Dovecot - Permission problems after migration upgrade

We are migrating from an old Centos 5.5 system to a new Centos 6.4 server. The postfix version looks the same, but Dovecot has gone up from 1.x to 2.x. It uses MySQL to store the mail account details ...
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Does rsync migrate mail servers? [closed]

imapsync gives errors, here's my previous post. So is it possible to migrate mail servers (dovecot to dovecot) using rsync? If not, then how to migrate mail servers? Is there any tools other than ...
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Unable to get forwarding to work

I am unable to get forwarding to work. Here's my postconf output: alias_database = hash:/etc/aliases alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases command_directory = /usr/sbin config_directory = /etc/postfix ...
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CentOS Dovecot Permission Denied

I have a dovecot mail server setup with Virtualmin, and for some reason, out of the blue, yesterday, the mail server stopped working. I found that in the /var/log/maillog file, I have the following ...
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Setting up dovecot to retrieve e-mails from distant device [closed]

I have a problem setting up dovecot. Here is the message I get from the log : Oct 30 13:47:12 cheerios dovecot: auth: Error: pam(kyle.morris,xxx.xx.xxx.xxx): pam_acct_mgmt() failed: Authentication ...
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Dovecot high disk io

We're having some major issues with our mail server, normally after a reboot (but not always) where disk io will shoot up from an average 50-100mbps, to 200-300 mbps. I've narrowed it down to ...
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trouble setting up a mail server in cent os

I've been following this tutorial : http://www.linuxmail.info/ to set a mail server on centOS 6. Everything was going fine until I reached this section : http://www.linuxmail.info/ . When I try and ...
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Bulk delete email from specific address

One of my users had some sort of debug output mailed to a address on my server.. Something "went wrong" and now I have 35000 mails in a inbox. I need to delete those mails, they are all from 1 ...
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Dovecot install: what does this error mean?

I have postfix and dovecot installed on CentOS 6 (linode) along with MySQL. The table and user is already set up, postfix installed fine, but dovecot gives me this error in the mail log: Warning: ...
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1answer
490 views

Authenticate with postfix/dovecot with user apache

We have an up-to-date Centos 5.8 with Apache, Postfix and Dovecot installed and running without problem. Someone or something keeps logging in to postfix/dovecot as the apache user and spamming ...
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How do I change Dovecot virtual user passwords?

I used one web based control panel to create some virtual users for Dovecot. That control panel no longer works so I need to do this manually. I need to reset the password for one (virtual) user ...
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1answer
570 views

Mail server will send out going mail but will not recive

I've just set up my first mail server with Postfix and Dovecot . I can send out going mail (via squirrel mail) fine but cannot recive them . Pingability tells me that "ConnectException: Connection ...
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How running a mta with exim on centos?

I'm try learning run a MTA with virtual domains and exim from 2 weeks ago. but now, I can not do any thing. i select exim for mta and dovecot for imap daemon. but i can not run them, i can not ...
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651 views

How to install postfix/virtual domains/without mysql authentication

I want to install postfix and configure it for virtual domains on centos. Recently, I configured postfix and it works fine with system users files /etc/passwd, /etc/shadow. but I want to make dovecot ...
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565 views

permissions error: dovecot log

I'm trying to install exim + dovecot on my centOS server. And when i tried to run( as root ) it, I am getting the below message: Starting Dovecot Imap: Error: Can't write to log directory ...
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Postfix timing out when trying to send mail

I just installed Dovecot and Postfix on a CentOS VPS I have, and am now trying to get it to work. Receiving mail works fine, as does fetching the mailbox with Thunderbird on Windows (using SASL for ...
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214 views

Problem receiving mail on new postfix/dovecot setup

I installed postfix and dovecot on my CentOS system. I'm able to send mail fine with my new email address, and the receiver is fine with replying to the message and/or sending mail to my new email ...
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Postfix/dovecot can't recieve mail

I am configuring postfix and dovecot on my server, but for some reason I can't receive mails. I've followed these instructions for configuring the mailserver. I've tested with pingability.com that ...
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Dovecot & Postfix random slowdowns and chopped message body's

I am running a server with Dovecot 1.0.7 & Postfix 2.3.3 on CentOS 5.5, users are stored in a MySQL database and are authenticated using CRAM-MD5, mail is stored using Maildir. There are only 3 ...
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How can I migrate Dovecot from one server to another?

I have a Dovecot installation on a Fedora 12 "server" at home and I want to move all my mailboxes onto a virtual CentOS 5 server. How can I do this? Which files to I have to copy? Is it even enough ...
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CentOS/Dovecot/Postfix server doesn't allow external email clients to send email ANYMORE

I've been running a CentOS/Dovecot/Postfix box as an email server for a while with no complications. A few weeks ago users stopped being able to send emails through external clients. They can read an ...