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1answer
387 views

Is it possible to receive inbound emails using Mandrill?

I am using Mandrill mail server for sending emails to users and I have my own domain added to Mandrill to send out mails. Suppose I have configured Mandrill to use info@mydomain.com to send out emails ...
4
votes
1answer
180 views

Mail Server Storage Backend: Filesystem VS Database

I am trying to compare mail server software to decide which to use at the ISP where I work. I'm confused mainly about which storage backend is better for such use (again, at an ISP, i.e expected large ...
1
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1answer
56 views

Postfix with virtual users won't send mail to domainname on server

A debian mailserver with postfix and courier is able to receive and send mail for domains listed in virtual_mailbox_domains without a problem. But if there is a mailadress used that is used during the ...
0
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2answers
720 views

Postfix: Helo command rejected: Host not found

i have a Postfix 2.9.6 running on Ubuntu with the following configuration https://gist.github.com/anonymous/400fb4afa05e18c6da2b and i'm suffering the following issue where a valid client tries to ...
2
votes
2answers
74 views

how to Dedupe email messages in exim mail server (Linux)

If a User is listed in multiple aliases or multiple mailing list or groups a message is sent to more than one of the aliases, mailing list or group the end User will receive multiple copies. How to ...
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1answer
83 views

Connection Time out on Email forwarding

I have a situation when forwarding from postfix mail server to yahoo,gmail,aol,icloud and many others forwarded email delivery to major ESP stopped at once though it works for my company email and the ...
0
votes
2answers
620 views

How to find emails sent,deferred, bounced with logs on exim mail server?

I am new to exim mail server. Now i need to findout the number of sent, deferred , bounced emails through logs. Since in postfix I will do things through grepping. Is there any way to find in exim ...
0
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1answer
81 views

How to create a read only email account on postfix mail server?

I need to create a read only email account in a postfix mail system. Could anyone help me how to do this on a postfix systems ? Your help is greatly appreciated ! Regards, Karthick
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2answers
126 views

POP download from now on [closed]

Is it possible to configure options on email server containing Postfix and Dovecot, features similar to Gmail settings: Enable POP for all mail (even mail that's already been downloaded) Enable POP ...
2
votes
2answers
517 views

Cannot receive greeting message from remote mail server

I am trying to setup a mail server (postfix & dovecot) on Ubuntu. However, I cannot send/receive email, and get a similar error like posted in Postfix: lost connection with *somehost* while ...
1
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1answer
92 views

Can I use MX records to deliver some addresses to Google Apps and some to my server?

I have whm installed on my VPS, which my domain MX records are pointing to: 0:mail.mydomain.com and whm/cpanel has mail forwarding rules which pipes certain @mydomain email addresses into my CRM ...
1
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1answer
568 views

When pointing to new DNS servers is there any chance of E-mails being lost even if the old E-mail hosting service is still up?

I am changing webhosts and will be using the new hosts mail servers instead of the old ones. I have created all the correctly named mailboxes on the new service but have also not yet cut ties with ...
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votes
2answers
191 views

which mail server is better suited for high volume? [closed]

I'm planning out a project (web/mobile app) that would require a mail server that could handle hundreds of thousands connections per hour (both IMAP/POP and SMTP) and has the ability to interface ...
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votes
2answers
206 views

How Can I Load Balance Outbound Email?

My server have four external IP address. I want to distribute to this IP addresses for sending emails. For example : 1.st mail sending XX.XX.XX.10 ip 2.nd mail sending XX.XX.XX.11 ip 3.rd mail ...
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2answers
206 views

postfix sort mails using a cronjob

My mailserver consists of dovecot and postfix. I am receiving alot of mails from different mailing lists. These mails should directly go into my inbox when they come in, because it is easier to ...
1
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1answer
200 views

Procmail variable to command

Maybe stupid question, but I can't find it anywhere. I have a variable in procmail (eg $SUBJECT) and I need to push it to some shell command. Something like: # in /etc/procmailrc ...
3
votes
1answer
489 views

What is the best way to setup redundant pop servers?

I am in charge of setting up our company email infrastructure and have a question on how to setup redundant pop/IMAP servers. I understand that I can setup failover for inbound email using MX records ...
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votes
3answers
132 views

Antivirus for a mail server to scan emails for virus

I have a requirement as follows "I have a site in which the end user is asked to upload a file which is directly sent to the client. Those files are not stored on my server. Now the issue is I don't ...
5
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3answers
517 views

What is the best way to setup a mail server in this day and age? [closed]

I am setting up a fresh brand new mail server and I want to get it whitelisted across all mail companies, aol, yahoo, hotmail, gmail, etc. There are options like mailgun.net which I would consider ...
1
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4answers
608 views

Very simple incomng mail server

All I really need is a catch-all address, which receives the email and pipes it to a script on the server (will use a PHP script). Whats the simplest mail server which has small footprint and serves ...
0
votes
1answer
251 views

E-mail -sometimes- delivered, and sometimes Relay access denied

I want to host my own (postfix) mailserver for my domain "mydomain.com". For the unlikely event that my server is down, I would like to have gmail.com receive all mail and forward it to my domain. ...
0
votes
1answer
94 views

Sending email from IP as domain Ubuntu

I want to install a mail server on an Ubuntu server, however I don't want to hook any domains up to it. Is it possible to configure it as an IP address, so my email address will be: me@ipAddress ...
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2answers
5k views

550 Requested action not taken: mailbox unavailable or not local

Have set up a small website for a client however contact form submissions are not getting through to their email address. They have website hosted on one server and email on another although website ...
0
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1answer
571 views

Limit the total number of emails per domain / per hour / per day

I have Windows 2008 Server with Mail Enable Free edition with plesk 9.5. What I want is to limit each domain with total number of emails per hour / per day to avoid spam. I know it's possible in Mail ...
1
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1answer
717 views

Hosting multiple email domains on single server

Is it practically possible to host multiple email domains on a single machine with single IP address? Considering that spam filters do RDNS and in that case one IP address may host only one domain to ...
0
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2answers
168 views

how to setup/run mailserver on windows server 2003

We are running web site, say ourdomain.com, over our own server(Win 2003 Server R2 Standard Edition). We would like to run our own mailserver so that our users have user@ourdomain.com mail address. ...
0
votes
8answers
1k views

How and what kind of mail server software to install on FreeBSD

I have a server running on FreeBSD 7.2. I'd like to install a mail server on it for purposes of receiving emails at my domain name whose nameservers are pointing to that server on the registrar ...