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Postfix: 535 Incorrect authentication data

I just set up my mailserver with Postfix 2.9.6 and Dovecot 2.1.7 and I can send mails via terminal and can receive mails via terminal and my mail client (Mac Mail). However I'm not able to send mails ...
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I was asked IMAP password when logging on cyradm. How to reset IMAP password?

I am setting up postfix on my VPS, and when I tried to log on using this command: cyradm -u cyrus localhost --auth plain It ask me the password first, and I input the password for user cyrus. But ...
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Postfix on Ubuntu not delivering mail to a few addresses

On my ubuntu server my WordPress installation sends email the normal way using wp_mail (which in turn uses php mail()..). The server is set up with Postfix for delivery. Recently there's been a ...
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Postfix's received emails put in /var/mail/user/.Sent Messages

For some reason, emails that I receive on my Amazon Linux EC2 instance, running postfix and dovecot, are put in the directory /var/mail/<user>/.Sent\ Messages, instead of the expected ...
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postfix mta header “received by” server hostname for virtual domain

I have sender_dependent_default_transport_maps all set-up for virtual domains with their own IPs for outgoing mail - they work. However when postfix's sendmail adds an email to the queue, apparently ...
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How to create a catchall email address through Webmin?

I've searched quite a bit, and haven't found anything very straightforward. I'm using webmin 1.750. Some people said to install postfix (I have now done this). Should I be doing it through postfix? ...
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Helo command rejected: Host not found - Setup postfix to accept sending mails from my home server through my public server

I would like to receive system emails from my home server. So I'm trying to configure postfix to do that through my public server. My public server has a fixed IP, while my home server is in a private ...
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Zimbra 8.04 policyd… Message quota is been counted by count of recipients

I've ran onto a behavior issue that I cannot see how to fix. I've configured Zimbra (8.0.4) with policyd, following this tutorial Step1: Create a policy Step2: Create a group (list_domain) Step3: ...
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Dynamically limit postfix attachment size

For a project I am currently working on, we received a requirement for a 'dynamic' mail attachment size limit. For postfix (which we currently use) this would be easily implemented using the ...
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Postfix - Isp Config - Reject sent email where from is not client address [on hold]

I am looking for solution for this problem: I need to reject outgoing emails where from in email header check is not valid ispconfig mail account to protect outgoing spam from www-data. Can anybody ...
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2 email server and one static ip

I need to manage two mailservers (postfix and dovecot on different machines) using a single public IP. I thought I solved by putting non-standard ports on the second postfix instance, but I do not ...
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Postfix with dovecot unable to deliver message

I'm trying to setup a mail service on my server with this and this articles. After finishing configuration, i got working user accounts - its possible to successfully login on each account with ...
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Postfix: on multi-recipient e-mails of same domain, how do you remove all but one (first) address?

We have a shared IMAP mailbox for a business. Customers are not used to not having to CC tons of people with us, so they CC everybody, which creates noisy duplicates in our shared inbox. How can I ...
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Spamassassin always says ALL_TRUSTED

So I've got a mail relay (Postfix/amavis/SpamAssassin) running that seems far too lenient on spam and I'm trying to diagnose why. Some background: we provide internet service to hotels and similar ...
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How can I strip or rewrite the sender's name of a from address when using postfix?

Objective I'm trying to configure a CentOS 7 system so all mail sent to local system accounts gets redirected to an alternate email address. For example, if mail is sent to root I want it to be ...
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Postfix acting like an open relay for domain mailboxes

I have a mail server running on Debian 7.8 configured with postfix 2.9.6. My restrictions are these: smtpd_sender_restrictions = reject_sender_login_mismatch, reject_unknown_sender_domain, ...
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What is the sendEmail equivalent on CentOS 7?

I am trying to follow the steps below. But there is no sendEmail on CentOS 7. I have looked at a few alternatives like Postfix, but I am not sure of the script commands. Alternatively you can use ...
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Foreign mail server returns “502 Command not implemented.”

I am using Postfix to communicate with foreign server and send a mail. Every time when I try send mail using Postfix, I get this error: (host mx2.seznam.cz[77.75.76.32] said: 451 Local Error (in ...
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Postfix / Relay Access Denied on mail server host [duplicate]

I checked the different answers on google and on this site about this kind of issue, but couldn't find any matching ones. I just can't send email from local (webmail) or from external mail clients to ...
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vestacp external DKIM key records not working [on hold]

For testing purpose i hosted one of my domain on vestacp and configured mail server on another server, i use opendkim for outgoing mail signing on mail server and the public key added in vestacp DNS ...
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Is postfix the only program that should be using port 25

My server IP was blacklisted for sending out spam and I am tracking down the program sending spam. I did netstat, and it shows a lot of programs using port 25 e.g tcp 0 182 ...
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Why use both Dovecot and Postfix? [duplicate]

Just out of curiosity, there are dozens / hundreds of tutorials helping you setup a Dovecot - Postfix mail server. On the surface, both of them are email servers, why use both? Mail servers are ...
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Dovecot doesn't fetch mail from Postfix

I have installed Postfix on remote machine that successfully sends emails as well as receives. In order to connect to that remote server through email client (Thunderbird) I have installed Dovecot. ...
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SASL Auth against LDAP

So I am running into a whirlwind of issues with my cyrus install. I am setting up a multi-domain kolab groupware solution. I am on centos 6.7 I am getting this flooding my error logs when I try to ...
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How do i setup my server so that gmail does not mark it as spam [duplicate]

I have setup my domain mydomain.co.za and put an spf record to my server ip, example 123.456.789.123 when i send an email to google my postfix log shows Aug 24 20:39:25 myname postfix/smtp[21855]: ...
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Creating a postfix alias “all@domain.tld” to send to all users of a domain

I'm using Postfix + Dovecot with a MySQL database as backend and PostfixAdmin to administrate users and domains. Now I'm looking for an easy and automated approach to define per-domain alias of the ...
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Postfix: Fall back on SMTP relay that has internet access

I have a scenario where I have: Postfix server M (Stores mail) Postfix Server A (Relays mail using internet connection IA) Postfix Server B (Relays mail using internet connection IB) Internal DNS ...
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Postfix setup issue

I'm trying to allow an external server to use my webserver (running postfix) to relay email through. I've gone through several articles on setting up iptables and I think I have it, but I still can't ...
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postfix/qmgr[…]: warning: connect to transport private/[myhostname]: No such file or directory

If I send an email from my client to an other person, the following I found with systemctl status -l postfix: postfix[20012]: Starting Postfix Mail Transport Agent: postfix. postfix/master[20119]: ...
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Reject email if “rcpt to” does not match relay_domain - Postfix

My mail server currently shows up in mxtoolbox as Open Relay. Objective: Allow SMTP connection only when RCPT TO: says example.com What changes should I make in it so that, it would reject the ...
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How to configure Postfix to relay mails to remote Mailman server?

I want to setup a postfix server a.example.com on one physical maschine and a postfix/mailman server b.example.com on another maschine. All mail is received by server a.example.com and has to be ...
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Update of SpamAssassin

We're running SA as a filter to Postfix and just completed an update (of SA) from 3.3.2 to 3.4.1. The spamassassin, spamd, and spamc executables have all been verified as the newer version. ...
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How do you configure postfix to only try unencrypted email with a fix list of IP address/domains?

A PCI scan told me to stop using TLS 1.0 for e-mail. I'm using postfix, so I disabled TLS 1.0, and all traffic for 1.0 stopped. Then the next day I looked at the logs and I see a lot of this... ...
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Postfix not recieving mail from Gmail

I've Installed Postfix with Dovecot on CentOS 7. Everything is working good when I try to send / recieve emails from services like Outlook.. etc. However, there is a problem when I send an email from ...
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Postfix: Redirect bounced emails to dynamically extracted email address

I have postfix (via iRedmail) and I want it to check bounced emails and extract an specific header X-FWD-EMAIL: email@domain.com (if there is any) and forward it to the specified email address ...
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Dovecot: virtual and local users homonyms: Mail access for users with UID 1000 not permitted

Well, the case seems simple but I can’t find a satisfactory answer. I have a Postfix/Dovecot installation with the later configured to work with virtual emails which works like a charm... for ...
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Integrating postfix with LDAP to eMail Users with Access to A Specific Host

I have a working openLDAP v3 installation under Ubuntu 14.04 (slapd 2.4.31-1) with phpldapadmin, sudo-ldap and other packages installed. I'm trying to integrate postfix with LDAP so I can send emails ...
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POSTFIX only receive email if server hostname is included in email address

I have this situation: postix/sasl/dovecot I recently added dovecot and sasl and i can only receive email to postfix if i use this email format: user@serverhostname.domain.com If i use desired ...
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Postfix - sender dependent relaying for multiple domains

I have spent the last couple of days going through SO questions and the Postfix documentation but have not succeeded in figuring out what I'm doing wrong. My situation is as follows: I have a server ...
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Block outgoing emails from Postfix from non-existent users

I'm getting spam sent through my server. The sender names are always random, but always in the form randomname@mydomain.com. I've tried adding reject_unlisted_senders to the ...
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SSL Certificate - Self-Signed Certificate

I'm trying to get PCI compliant and the PCI scanning company is showing below Fail scan report SL Certificate - Self-Signed Certificate SSL Certificate - Self-Signed Certificate port 25/tcp over ...
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Migrating from old mail seerver to new, error “Sender address rejected: User unknown in virtual mailbox table” [closed]

I'm trying to migrate a domain from an old mail server to iRedMail, anyway I think the topic is more broadly Postfix specific. I have set up a new server based on iredmail and then I will migrate all ...
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Force PHP mail to avoid using postfix root@myorigin; use /etc/mailname instead?

I recently posted an issue setting up a mail server with postfix and virtual aliases. I solved the problem here: Postfix/Dovecot - Multiple Domains and Multiple Linux Accounts To sum it up, I set ...
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Postfix, dovecot, squirrelmail Failed to autocreate mailbox INBOX

I'm trying to create my first mail server with postfix, Dovecot and squirrel mail on Ubuntu 14.04 To get started did i follow this tutorial on this page. ...
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Securing outgoing emails with logs of a web server

On the web server I am going to run rkhunter, tripwire, OSSEC, fail2ban and psad. All of those applications need to be able to send emails to notify the sysadmin. Therefore, I've: sudo apt-get ...
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Postfix + Dovecot with MySQL backend: md5-hashed passwords and CRAM-MD5 auth

My question What are the risks of switching from MD5 to CRAM-MD5 passwords in the database, especially considering the following, and how to approach that for an existing installation (provided I ...
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Reverse DNS is not a valid hostname [closed]

I help a friend run a server, which includes a mail server. http://mxtoolbox.com reports that our reverse DNS is not a valid hostname. The reverse DNS currently points to domain.com. Should it point ...
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PFsense postfix troubleshooting - SMTP headers [closed]

I am trying to setup google as mail relay but running into some troubles. I get an error that 550-5.1.1 The email account that you tried to reach does not exist My custom main in pfsense looks ...
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Why mail.log is not logging to file? [duplicate]

my server yesterday started sending thousands of spam emails. I blocked it adding default_transport=No transport to the postfix main.cf. But now of course I can't send legit emails as well. I have ...
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“503 5.5.1 Error: authentication not enabled” when trying to connect to my postfix server remotley

I have the following: postfix-2.10.1-6.el7.x86_64 cyrus-sasl-lib-2.1.26-17.el7.x86_64 cyrus-sasl-plain-2.1.26-17.el7.x86_64 cyrus-sasl-2.1.26-17.el7.x86_64 my postconf -n is: alias_database = ...