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Mail Server Can't Receive Email But Can Send Email - Postfix, Dovecot, Postgresql

I have server where I want to set up a mail server to let me receive and send email from my domain. I'm currently having a problem where while I am can not receive mails. Sending emails works perfect. ...
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Squirrelmail Mailbox Already Exists

I have created mail server with postfix, dovcote, and squirrelmail. I am getting this error on login to user account. ERROR: Could not complete request. Query: CREATE "mail/Sent" Reason Given: [...
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Postfix rejects messages for only for some recipients

We have working SMTP Postfix server. It receive emails properly, but sending to some recipients is problem. Some recipients are returning this error: postfix/smtpd: NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from ...
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Creating Dovecot Master users/passwords doesn't work

I've been cracking my head on this for hours. I want to create a master user that has access to all dovecot accounts. I've followed the tutorial on dovecot website, however, it still it either says "...
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Dovecot fails to work with “IMAP plugin” after update

I updated dovecot with custombuild to 2.2.22 version. After the update server crashed and had to be rebooted from the server. Update completed but dovecot service failed to start. After reboot, I ...
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Port decisions for email setup in 2016 (Ubuntu)

I have a new Ubuntu 14.04 LAMP server with the UFW firewall setup on DigitalOcean. My goal is to add email for use on my phone(iPhone) and laptop(via Roundcube). There is a lot of old information ...
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Dovecot static user db and lda user verification

I've got dovecot set up to use a static userdb in my dovecot.conf file: userdb { driver = static args = uid=vmail gid=vmail home=/var/vmail/%u } Now I also do want to verify the users for the ...
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Someone sending email through my Postfix/Dove

there might have been answers to this many times. But I can't seem to find one that fits my issues so here we go: I've ran an email server on my centos machine for over four months without problem, ...
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doveadm: Delete messages older than date

I've a situation where some users keep very old messages (+5 years) on their mailboxes that are just a waste of space and due to safety reasons should also be deleted. I find out that I could use ...
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Getting “Failed to initialize temporary dir” in Dovecot when doing MOVE to Spam via IMAP

The IMAP client attempts to move emails in Spam folder. Sometimes (very rarely) this operation fails as below: > TAG4 UID MOVE 32235,32234 "Spam" < TAG4 NO [CANNOT] Failed to initialize ...
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What happens with Dovecot dsync replication if the other server is unavailable?

I'm looking at setting up another mailserver at one of our other offices using Postfix and Dovecot. We have a third party spam filter that can relay incoming mail to two servers using SMTP, and if one ...
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Dovecot: update change directory structure, two structures exists now

When I updated my dovecot two days ago, changes were made in configuration. Mails were stored in /var/mail/vhosts/domain/user and now they are in /var/mail/vhosts/domain/user/Maildir So I have two ...
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Migrate Dovecot 0.99 to Dovecot 2.x and preserve POP UIDs

I have an old server running Sendmail and Dovecot 0.99. There are about 50 email accounts on this server, associated with various domain names hosted on it. The email data is stored in MBOX format ...
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Error connecting to IMAP server due to Permission denied

I'm using Postfix as MTA, Dovecot as IMAP server and Squirrel mail for web client. All of them are hosted in centos 6.7. Everything goes fine, but sometimes it shows following error(I face this more ...
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Dovecot Variable Expansion

System: Debian Jessie I'm trying to put an environment variable in the sql config like: password_query = SELECT userid AS user, crypt AS password, maildir as userdb_home, 500 as userdb_uid, 500 as ...
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Dovecot - postgresql DB lookup

I am scratching my head when configuring Thunderbird with my Postfix/dovecot server. The email client connect to the server but will not accept my username/password. But looking at dovecot log, user ...
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Dovecot mailbox does not allow for inferior mailboxes

I'm getting the following errors from Dovecot. I've tried googling answers, but have come up with no solutions. The errors I get are as follows. Apr 4 03:03:44 usve75539 dovecot: pop3-login: Login:...
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Trouble setting up mail server(postfix, dovecot) on centos

I'm having trouble setting up my mail server, i have followed this tutorial: http://www.krizna.com/centos/setup-mail-server-centos-7/. Now i'm trying to send mails to my outlook adress, but i can't ...
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Bypass DSpam For IPs or Domains/DSpam RBLs

I am trying to bypass DSpam for accounts that are local (on the same server). My server goes Exim, DSpam, dovecot. I have already bypassed Exim for the IPs that are on the server. I would like to be ...
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Firewall configured to allow 25/tcp but still cannot telnet into server on that port [duplicate]

I've got postfix and dovecot running on ports 25, 110, 587, 465, 993, 995 for the usual mail protocols. I can telnet into all ports except port 25 which you can see below. Any ideas on what's going on?...
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dovecot / postfix reject mail where sender==recipient [duplicate]

I'm getting spam where the senders address is the same as the recipient, as I have an alias I can use if I need to send myself an email(!) so I'd like to block these mails. is there a simple rule I ...
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Dovecot mailclient enable archive function

I'd like to archive mails in addition to have the ability to delete an email using my own mailserver. For example when u use iOS Mail, on gmail it displays a archive button instead of a delete button. ...
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Dovecot and SharedFolders

I want to configure shared folders in Dovecot 2.2.9 (Ubuntu). I want share folder SHARED from user test to user spamtrap. my configs: 10-mail.conf mail_location = maildir:/usr/local/office/mail/...
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Change Dovecot mail directory

I've set up a mail server with Dovecot over SSL. It is receiving emails and placing them in the directory: /home/*user*/Maildir/new I can view them in Vim. However, when I connect to the email via ...
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Postfix ignores virtual_transport setting for LMTP

I was trying to use LMTP instead of the standard LDA via UNIX-pipe for the mail transport from postfix to dovecot. I configured dovecot and installed dovecot-lmtp, now i have an (non-public) LMTP-...
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Spamassassin, Dovecot and Postfix: Move spam to folder

I am trying to move Spam detected by spamassassin automatically to the Junk folder on Debian Jessie. I installed Spamassassin and edited the configs: local.cf (spamassassin folder) rewrite_header ...
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Error Authenticate with Dovecot

I have setup a mailserver.. The problem with mailserver is that it doesnt authenticate /var/log/maillog shows: Mar 14 13:43:40 mailserver dovecot: auth: mysql: Connected to 127.0.0.1 (mailserver)...
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Dovecot: autocreate plugin is deprecated, use mailbox { auto } setting

Currently I am using this in my dovecot.conf: protocol imap { mail_plugins = "autocreate" } plugin { autocreate = Trash autocreate2 = Sent autosubscribe = Trash autosubscribe2 = Sent } My log says:...
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Disabling SSLv2 on Dovecot v1

I'm still using Dovecot v1 (1.1.20) on an osx server. I'm trying to disable SSLv2. Seem like the default config already disabled it: ssl_cipher_list = ALL:!LOW:!SSLv2:!aNULL:!ADH:!eNULL But when I ...
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Postfix Hostname domainbased

I would like to excuse in advance, if my question has already been answered before but im going crazy since a week now... I'm not new to this but after a while in another job, my "skills" are totally ...
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Postfix per domain quota

We are using a combination of Postfix 2.11.0 and Dovecot 2.2.9 as MTA/MDA. As a frontend for managing mail domains and mailboxes postfix.admin is used. Since allowing users to add mailboxes to their ...
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forwarding mail loop in postfix

recently i configured my postfix server with dovecot, sasl and ldap according some tutorials. it works fine indeed but always when i receive email it disappears after literally 5 minutes, postfix says ...
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Postfix/Dovecot Email Server (on Raspberry Pi) - Unable to configure POP3S connection with Gmail

I've been trying to configure my Raspberry Pi (Raspbian Jessie Lite) as a postfix/dovecot email server for my domain dominicgkerr.co.uk. Using a combination of the fantastic walkthroughs written by ...
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Creating tickets with Email in osTicket

I have just installed an osTicket server for our company and I have problem with creating tickets from email. I'm using Postfix as my SMTP server and Dovecot as my IMAP server. In osTicket panel I ...
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Postfix with Dovecot Disconnects after STARTTLS on Port 25

I am having a lot of trouble setting up the Postfix to do STARTTLS. It seems that I could successfully send outgoing mail using Thunderbird. However, I can't seem to get the Postman SMTP for Wordpress ...
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Gmail flagging Dovecot email as insecure

I thought I successfully secured my Postfix/Dovecot email server. I have a signed certificate from LetsEncrypt, which is valid for my domain. Sending & receiving works fine, but since Gmail ...
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Dovecot ACL's, shared mailboxes and virtual domains

I am struggling with ACL's, shared mailboxes and dovecot, and I really can't get it to work. I have gone through the official dovecot docs, searched the Internet for helpful howto's, to no avail. I ...
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Dovecot/Sieve adds extra / in file path

I'm putting the finishing touches on a Postfix/Dovecot/Postgres server (before attempting to rebuild it from scratch based on notes alone), and I have everything working except for one thing I can't ...
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How does postfix work together with dovecot?

I am running postfix and dovecot with virtual domains as described in the section "Postfix virtual ALIAS example: separate domains, UNIX system accounts" here. After i had set up dovecot logging i ...
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Mail get's registered as spam, everything set up correctly [duplicate]

I'm having serious troubles with getting my email to be not detected as spam. I've tried EVERYTHING. I've tried multiple forums and even there they were out of ideas. So, I have tested almost every ...
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Dovecot only allow IMAP/POP for specific clients

I have a postfix+dovecot+roundcube server where I authenticate against dovecot from postfix as well: # SASL smtpd_sasl_type = dovecot smtpd_sasl_path = private/auth smtpd_sasl_auth_enable = yes ...
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Dovecot: “Failed to write to main log (No space left on device)”

Every single morning, my dovecot service goes down and i need to start it again, and it is repeating day by day, so i was looking for some clue to find out why it was coming down, and i found that ...
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Allow or disallow some users login in Dovecot based in their network

I have a server running dovecot with IMAP and LDAP authentification. All works as expected, however I would want to let some users to access the mail server from outside and other to access from the ...
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Dovecot authentication from iPhone app

I have a Centos 6 server with an iRedMail email setup (postfix/dovecot/...). It requires Starttls and authentication to connect, and all my emailclients on all my machines work just fine. However, on ...
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exim remote dovecot auth

I'm trying to setup dovecot authenticator in exim. I have followed this howto (http://wiki2.dovecot.org/HowTo/EximAndDovecotSASL) and it works perfect on local server. Now I need to use that method on ...
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Dovecot can't see user home dir

I'm testing my Dovecot configuration with mutt but without success. I have user user@example.com, I created home directory for him with maildirmake.dovecot command. But Dovecot cant cd to home ...
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Dovecot quota doesn't reject incoming emails when quota is exceeded

I've got VPS under CentOS 7 with Exim+Dovecot mail system. cat /etc/dovecot/conf.d/10-mail.conf mail_privileged_group = mail mail_access_groups = mail mail_location = maildir:%h/mail/%d/%n ...
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Dovecot does not react on telnet

So I installed dovecot and tried to connect via telnet to port 143. Dovecot is configured to listen: > doveconf listen protocols listen = * protocols = imap is running: > ps auxf | grep ...
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Safest Means of Deleting Old Messages in Dovecot

So I'm trying to setup automated deletion of messages in Dovecot using a cronjob to run a daily doveadm expunge and weekly doveadm purge to clear out old messages with some given criteria (mostly ...
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Generating SSL key for Dovecot and Postfix

Following this tutorial: https://www.vultr.com/docs/simple-mailserver-postfix-dovecot-sieve-debian Trying to create a self-signed SSL certificate for testing purposes for my mail server, using code: ...