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Dovecot sieve and over quota

Have got following trouble: when user is over quota there is a error message in exim log: $2012-11-06 14:22:38 1TVfxZ-00086u-U1 == username@domain R=localuser T=dovecot_delivery defer (0): Child ...
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How to enable pipelining in Exim4?

I am using an Exim 4 server to send email out to a few customers, I am no linux guru but it works well. One customer uses AppRiver, an we have been told we need to enable pipelining so they don't ...
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How can I send remote emails using exim?

I'm on Debian I'm trying to send an email to email@gmail.com but it's not working although I changed the configtype in update-exim4.conf.conf to "internet". It doesn't give me any output but I can't ...
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Exim no configuration file

so I need to find my configuration file for exim. Exim was already installed on my debian dedi, so I didnt install anything, but I cant find the conf file. I found a folder /ect/exim, but all thats in ...
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Editing Exim's Banner

Is there a way to place EXIM smtp banner on 1 line instead of 3 lines? The banner starts with 220. I've been searching but can not find a way. under /etc/exim.conf I have #todd host's smtp_banner = ...
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Ideal way to finding errors in Exim's log file

I have a HUGE massive Exim mail log. What is going to be a good way to go through this email log and pull out all the common and other error types so I can go in and look them up and see which ones ...
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Exim: How to turn off DKIM for forwarded mail?

I have DKIM configured in Exim for outgoing mail, as per the documentation. Exim signs all outgoing mail. But some of those outgoing messages are forwards, thanks to a user's .forward file. This is ...
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SMTP test to my server comes without “.com” at the end of the domain [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I change Exim4’s primary_hostname on a Debian box? My client is not receiving emails from mail.espacioenblanco.banesco.com because they are being blocked for his ...
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Exim service cPanel error

I cleaned out some logs from my cPanel dedicated server. I deleted all log listed at that link. Problem is with EXIM process it can not shut down, but it can run. When I try to send Email from ...
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Route Local mail in EXIM

Can I route all local Email (local domain to local domain) to another host ex: a spam filtering system on EXIM?
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Exim and spamassassin custom rule

i have exim and spamassassin (used by exiscan) installed and running, but i want to add custom rule which will add some points to emails if "to" and "envelope-to" are not identical. I added following ...
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421 Concurrent Connections - Ratelimit from helpdesk to rackspace server

We have Kayako helpdesk running on our WHM Linux server. When e-mails come in from customers, notifications are sent out by Kayako to a number of staff whose mailboxes are hosted on Rackspace mail ...
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let CRON send emails through SMTP ( debian squeeze )

i would like to send emails whenever a cronjob has completed, i read that this is possible with exim4. in /etc/alias i added the line myuser: mygmail@gmail.com in /etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf ...
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Exim filter exists for bounce address but mail that uses it as sender is not delivered

I have an account level filter for any address that contains, for example, -bounces@domain.tld so that mail sent to auniqueid-bounces@domain.tld can be piped to a newsletter management script. Testing ...
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How to deliver to multiple destinations (email addresses and (via dovecot-lda) mailboxes)

I'm using exim and dovecot. All users are virtual, i.e. they come from a database. A lookup for the destination addresses for a given localpart@domain may yield multiple rows containing either the ...
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How can I make an alias expand to a list of recipients returned by a command?

I have an rarely used /etc/aliases entry vmailusers: :include:/usr/local/etc/vmailusers The /usr/local/etc/vmailusers file is generated by a cronjob executing ls /home/vmail | grep -v lists > ...
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Fixing Poor Email

I'm having an issue with SenderBase. My IPs are not blocked in any BLs but people who use SenderBase/Ciscos stuff do not get my emails. Is this because my email system is setup poorly? They list the ...
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spf record setup

Emails sent by mta from my server recognizes by spam filters as spam and there's message : Received-SPF: neutral ... Actually, I am not spammer :) So, I googled around these questions and found that ...
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Errant Script sending mail on Debian Server

Running debian testing(wheezy) on a virtual host as a web server/mysql server. It's got logwatch installed, and occasionally I'm getting a mail bounce to an invalid address. It's inconsistent in ...
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How can I make exim deliver a single incoming mail to multiple local maildirs?

I'm maintaining an IMAP server running FreeBSD which uses exim 4.80 as its MTA. Right now I try to create an email alias so that I can address all users of the system for informing them about ...
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Limiting CPU/IO usage for linux services

I've seen EXIM crash a system when it gets loaded by 10000s of e-mails from a user/script. I was wondering if there was a way to limit it's usage on a system and protect the system or service from ...
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SMTP loop issue with HAProxy and Exim

I have set up a HAProxy server which is proxying all emails to my email server. That was done for security purposes. External IPs: Proxy server (HAProxy 1.3.26): 192.168.0.1 Mail server (Exim 4.63): ...
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Cpanel exim set up a mail relay for spam filtering

Okay here's the problem: I'm using cpanel. I am trying to set up spamtitan. If anyone has done this before than that should be enough information to answer the question, comically enough. Now for ...
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exim sending mail to wrong mail server

I have recently taken over management of a server running centos and whm. It has several websites and domains running under reseller accounts. Email has always been on a server at our actual office. I ...
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Exim message rewriting on system alias router

What's the best method for rewriting the To: fields only when the system aliases router matches? Our mail is delivered correctly but the To: fields are misleading.
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exim4: multiple domains/IPs

On my VPS I have 3 IPs which all have their own domain and their own reverse-DNS records. I have a website on each domain, sending emails. The problem is: the emails are rejected by many hosts ...
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exim bounce address tag validation

I ma trying to set up BATV in exim but i am always getting an error: F=<> temporarily rejected RCPT <prvs=1234abcd=my_email@my_domain.ru>: invalid "condition" value ...
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email to wildcard subdomains not working

I have a WHM/cPanel box which is working fine with the configured domains for web and mail. I have also configured wildcard subdomains so that anything.mysite.com takes you to the same as mysite.com ...
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exim: Rewrite “From” header to envelope “FROM”

Cron sends emails with the "From" header always set to "From: root@example.com (Cron Daemon)" for all users, even though the envelope address (seen in the "Delivered-To" header in received email) is ...
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How to reject incoming mail, except when sender is on a whitelist (Exim)

I have a cPanel VPS with multiple hosted domains. For only a couple of these domains, I would like to set up a special whitelist-only scenario. Furthermore, I need this to apply to only one user on ...
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Sending mail from multiple hosts on one instance using Amazon SES and Exim4

Suppose that I have some instance running in Amazon EC2: somehost.example.com This instance hosts some number of applications or websites for other domains: www.example.com web.example.org ...
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can not sending mail with exim4 in debian

i have installed the exim4 using aptitude install exim4 and configure with dpgk-reconfigure exim4-config this is my /etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf file: dc_eximconfig_configtype='internet' ...
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can't send mail with exim4 and php

i'm using debian & apache. if i install sendmail, the php mail() function works perfectly. but else i install exim4, the php mail() function does nothing. i have changed the php.ini editing the ...
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Exim DKIM Error: DKIM: signing failed (RC -101) no matter what private key I try

I have this problem with Exim. DKIM fails on signing outgoing mails. This is the /var/log/exim4/mainlog output (Debian Squeeze): 2012-08-02 17:11:33 1Sx1k5-0004Tk-9D <= me@my_domain.com U=me ...
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Make exim deliver deliver msgs immediately

I do this testing process with "telnet localhost 25", I send a message and it is placed to queue... I feel kindda frustrated as I've searched through many, many, many lines of exim specifications... ...
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Exim: What happens after the “dot” [closed]

I'm using Exim on a Cpanel server, my server is taking too long to process incoming emails after the "dot" ("."). I'm trying to troubleshoot but having a hard time figuring the order of the ACL's ...
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New exim4 user for sending mails

Following problem: I've installed exim4 on my ubuntu server using this tutorial. So now I can send emails via terminal with: echo "This is a test." | mail -s Testing someone@somedomain.com And I ...
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Mail aliases for user

I've set up a simple email server with exim that I use for various tasks, such as sending myself reminders. Is there a file that has a similar functionality to /etc/aliases but only for one user ...
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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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exim system filter foranyaddress condition wont work

i am trying to setup exim system filter, it should be skipped for certain recipients, but condition always fails: Filter looks like: # Exim filter if foranyaddress $h_to: ( $thisaddress contains ...
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Protecting Exim queue from spammers and hogging system resources

Is there a way to protect Exim from spammers? Today had someone sign up and spam the queue with a bunch of e-mails. I run CPanel and have it so Exim only allows so many per hour but the system hit a ...
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Exim4: all relevant MX records point to non-existent hosts

I'm currently having an issue with exim4. Some mail isn't delivered. I found this in my rejected log. 2012-06-21 10:11:47 H=bart (bart.*.com) [192.168.171.145] F=<info@****.com> rejected RCPT ...
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Who should own exim4 under debian?

Installed debian from DVD. And now I see exim4 is running owned by UID 107. There is no user 107 in my /etc/passwd. Same problem on another system (owned by UID 101), so I suspect this is a debian ...
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Exim4 with multiple websites

I'm on Ubuntu Server 12.04 and I managed to install & configure Exim4 following this guide. I set my hostname to 'multiformeingegno.com' and my /etc/hosts looks like this: 127.0.0.1 ...
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451 Temporary local issue with sending out emails

2012-06-14 21:57:14 cwd=/etc/csf 4 args: /usr/sbin/sendmail -f alerts@host2.thetimesoftimes.com -t 2012-06-14 21:57:14 1SfEIE-0000wK-Kj <= alerts@host2.thetimesoftimes.com U=root P=local S=678 ...
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Mailman sending messages as wrong domain

I've got mailman and exim on my server for our mailing lists. When you send a message to it ( testlist@bar.company.com ), the message sender is testlist@foo.company.com. This server is locally known ...
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Mail not sending to main domain

server (main server hosts domain) server 2 (hosts other sites and all) mail sends to and from just fine. however, if i send to an e-mail on SERVER from SERVER2 using the main domain site on SERVER i ...
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Configure Exim to forward email

I have an Ubuntu 10.04 VPS set up to manage sub.example.com and I've configured Exim to send email using this tutorial from the Linode Library. That's working, but in addition to sending email I ...
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Edit exim4 Message-ID for releasing blocked mail by Mailscanner

Our sysadmin team edits the field Message-ID in exim4 header files (ending with -H) and substitues the first char after "<". e.g: 077I Message-ID: ...
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Can exim delay emails after a defined limit is reached?

In a vps I am limited by a certain number of sent emails per minute (they say it's a way to control spam!), I could use a relay server but I don't want! Probably I will never reach the limit, but ...