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How to have a limited set of users on Office365/Google Apps and balance on vanilla Postfix

As the mail heading suggests, we have about 100 mail users, we would like to move about 15 users on to one of the cloud based services Office 365 or Google Mail. Balance we would like them to continue ...
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How to setup mailx to queue locally while forwarding to a relay

I have a mail-script running on about 40-50 servers, mailing me stats, logs, etc. about the machines. This script uses mailx to sendmail using the .rc file located in /etc/mail.rc. In this mail.rc I ...
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Mailman and Apache Virtual Hosts problems

I am creating a set up of Mailman, Apache2.4 and Postfix. My problem is as follows. When I access the mailing list with the domain name, I get the correct result in my browser. Here the picture ...
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How do I configure PostFix to allow phpmailer to send out email through it?

I have setup postfix on CentOS and trying to configure phpmailer with smtp authentication. Phpmailer will only work if i put 0.0.0.0/0 under mynetworks in postfix main.conf mynetworks = 127.0.0.0/8, ...
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Postfix not working on MacOS Yosemite [on hold]

Postfix would not bind to the ipv6 port. Gives an error of: *** postfix/master[39799]: fatal: bind fe80::1 port 25: Can't assign requested address
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Dig shows external configuration? [on hold]

I'm already trying for 2 days to deal with an answer for this problem. I have a virtual server somewhere and installed postfix/dovecot/mysql. It works somehow. I can login with Outlook with the ...
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Postfix unable to deliver to user's Maildir

Had a server that was using postfix/dovecot w/ CentOS 6.5/6.6, Every thing has been running well for the past few months, until the raid controller failed. So I installed a new server using CentOS ...
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I installed spamassassn at my ubuntu postfix server but spam emails not going to spam folder [on hold]

Well how i said above, i don't know the reason all spam emails come with * SPAM * in subject but stay in inbox. Is there a way to make they go to spam folder? Thanks.
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Dedicated server for running a Mail Server [on hold]

I was wondering what kind of server(s) do I need if I want to run a mail server that handles approx 200+ email accounts with each averaging 50 emails per day? Mail server setup would be: Postfix: ...
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imapd-ssl: admin: No such file or directory

I am trying to set up my VPS so I can use Thunderbird IMAP to manage my mails. First, I installed postfix and followed this guide to create an SSL certificate. Then I installed sasl2-bin and ...
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is there a way to discard all mail sent to a user

I started to get some spam mails to a unique user, and that user does not exist in our system. so I want that all mail for that nonexistent user gets discard. is this possible? [update] my ...
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Dovecot Relay Access Denied; The SMTP server does not recognize any of the authentication methods supported by Entourage

I have a Dovecot/Postfix installation running, and have set up some email accounts using Vimbadmin. I have successfully set up several clients successfully using SSL to both send and recieve. ...
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tell Postfix to close connection right after “Relay access denied”

I have seen on some good setup mail servers, they terminate connection right after error 454 4.7.1 <spammer@spamserver.com>: Relay access denied which is probably saving a lot of resources ...
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Howto masquerade Postfix on SMTP session?

for security reason (and for other reasons too) I want to hide "Postfix" from SMTP response now: [root@mail ~]# telnet 127.0.0.1 25 Trying 127.0.0.1... Connected to 127.0.0.1. Escape ...
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Postfix 25 no route to host [on hold]

I can't configure my postfix. My ISP didn't block 25 port, but in /var/log/maillog I receive this output: Nov 18 21:58:47 hostname postfix/smtp[21530]: connect to ...
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Mail server constantly tries to send email [on hold]

I have a mail server with Postfix and Dovecot installed and I've noticed it endlessly tries to send out malformed emails with misspelled address. For example if I type to: anton@outlok.com (misspelled ...
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Postfix rejects an outgoing email with multiple destinations due to one invalid address

I'm sending my emails using Postfix, and I've got a considerable list of emails to send newsletters to. So I prefer to pack my SMTP requests into one by setting one of emails as To and a bunch more as ...
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Dkim and domainkeys always come as neutral

Well i tried this tool isnotspam.com and it say: DomainKeys Check : neutral DKIM Check : neutral and in mail log has: postfix/smtpd[5236]: warning: connect to Milter service inet:localhost:10027: ...
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Strange characters from mail server

I have a server with PHP and Postfix isntalled. When I try to send an email with mail() PHP function like test! @ èòà I receive test! @ èòà I think it's a charset issue, but I don't know ...
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Postfix - restrict communication inside domain

I'm setting up a postfix cloud server and I'd like to restrict communication inside the domain. That is, users can only communicate with other users who own an address in the email domain - no ...
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Is my Postfix sending spam?

In my Rsys log I am getting weird email requests that are not initiated by my server: Nov 17 09:32:18 localhost postfix/qmgr[21748]: 8E52272C09: from=<>, size=33770, nrcpt=1 (queue active) Nov ...
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dspam crashes with “general protection” kernel error [on hold]

I use DSpam with Postfix. Recently DSpam started to crash with the following error in syslog: Nov 16 14:10:55 home kernel: [ 133.042190] traps: dspam[1692] general protection ip:7f63a493f3b0 ...
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Postfix: dynamically rewrite server name depended on senders domain

Im setting up postfix SMTP relay, that will be placed right after Exchange server. Details: 1) postfix server name mail.server.com 2) we have several domains: a-domain.com, b-domain.com and etc.. I ...
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debian postfix address rewriting

So i've got a mailserver running postfix on the domain mail.example.com. I also got a client running on the domain client.example.com. And i want all mail that i send through this server to be ...
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Getting unknown mail requests on my SMTP server

I set-up a private mail server on my VPS. I get a lot of mail request on the SMTP server while I did not send them by myself. I disabled the bounce mail to prevent spamming other mail addresses. How ...
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Opendkim + Postfix + Plesk 11.5 Centos6

Hello and thank you in advance. I have a problem with the configuration of Postfix and Opendkim. When the OpenDKIM code is uncommented in the main.cf (last lines in the file) the mails are signed ...
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Postfix 5.7.1 Relay access denied

I know there's a lot of similar questions here but none has helped me. So I have a Debian 7.0 server with postfix and dovecot working on it with a self-signed certificate. I can send emails to other ...
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Confused about alias_maps and virtual_alias_maps

I have already re-read the docs on this as well as other posts here and this is still very unclear to me. I have been testing various things to understand the difference between alias_maps and ...
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General protection fault by __d_drop following SMTP attack

The SMTP port (Postfix) of my box running 3.16.5 is being hammered. The log repeats this over and over: Nov 14 09:16:25 [postfix/smtpd] lost connection after UNKNOWN from unknown[177.43.41.74] Nov 14 ...
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Postfix and smtpd_client_rate_limit to detect compromissed accounts

Some of our clients are administrators who need to send corporative messages to no more than 300 clients, specifying all of these clients together in the "To:" fields, instead of individual messages ...
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Postfix and compromised accounts

First of all, sorry for my English. I think it's very common to set the permit_mynetworks and permit_sasl_authenticated restrictions on first positions of the smtpd_recipient_restriction list, but, ...
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Postfix and server banned as a spam [closed]

I get every hour a lines like that in my maillog and since, many server rejects my server as SPAMMER. Has someone any idea on how to block it and SPAM is it got by this ? Nov 13 22:02:30 xxxxx ...
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POSTFIX How can I block spam with spoofed header that appear to be sent from the recipient's mail address?

I am managing a mail server with some domains on it, I am running postfix and courier on Debian. I am blocking spam by adding rules to the postfix header_checks, but, some domains are receiving spam ...
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SSL_accept error when mail client connect to postfix

I've managed to set up postfix and dovecot with self-signed certificate on my server. I can send and receive email using telnet command there. Now I want to connect to my mail server from a ...
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Postfix not receiving external 550 5.1.1 bounce messages

I'm running Postfix 2.6.6 on CentOS 6 and, as the title of this post states, I'm having an issue with receiving bounced email messages from external sources. Here is an example: test 1: sent an email ...
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Postfix not using “non_smptd_milters”

Currently configuring a mail server using Postfix/Dovecot on Ubuntu 14.04 x86. At the moment I'm trying to setup DKIM using OpenDKIM. The guide I am following tells us to put the parameter ...
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Lot spam from unknown source

Here is the email header and info that I got from aol abuse. This type of emails are being generated from my server randomly at a very low rate and IP is blacklisted very freuqently. After 2 weeks of ...
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How can I suppress Postfix anvil statistics from system logs?

After every email sent through my mail server, postfix/anvil appends something like the following: Nov 9 15:09:11 keutenberg postfix/anvil[30006]: statistics: max connection rate 1/60s for ...
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Postfix server rejecting sender address

I installed a mailserver (postfix / dovecot) on my Debian Wheezy system and cannot send mails. Since I just want to administer a mail server and don't have a domain yet, I'm working with the external ...
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postfix rewriting sender with generic & header_check

I want to rewrite all sender addresses @example.com to newsender@example.org (to one static outgoing address) but I also want to have the original address added as the reply-to. I can do either ...
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Looking for simple postfix setup without bouncing spam [closed]

I'm trying to move from a shared webhosting account to a VPS, so I need to setup my own mail server. This is what I want to accomplish: only mail forwarding, no local email boxes only a few mail ...
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How to make a domain receiving email behind cloudflare?

I have a web server hosting multiple domains (centos + postfix + dovcot), one of my domain its dns is hosted on cloudflare (ie. abcd.com), but when I use gmail to send email to a user@abcd.com, ...
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Can send, but not receive email

I am able to send but not receive email on my server - this is similar to an issue I had before, but I've gotten further along and my emails send without issue. I believe the email receiving problem ...
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Anyway to prevent an IP appearing in my maillog? [duplicate]

I'm running a postfix server on CentoS. I use nagios to monitor the postfix server by checking if it's possible to tcp connect to port 25 on the postfix server. The problem is my maillog gets lots ...
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Redmine - how to configure email sending with postfix?

I've installed postfix as my smtp server and it works fine, cuz I can send e-mails, for example by typing: sendmail mail@mail.com and e-mail is delivered corectly. But now I would like that redmine ...
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how to send email from an instance without using sendgrid? [closed]

My project up and beta running on google compute engine. I want to set-up email server. For that i followed http://www.krizna.com/centos/setup-mail-server-in-centos-6/ I edited /etc/postfix/main.cf ...
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how to route all php script emails through postfix

I have a plesk server with 1000 domains. customers send lot of spam from scripts, which i cannot block. so i want to route their php scripts or all emails from every scripts, to be passed/routed ...
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CentOS 7 ec2 smtpd - Client host rejected: Access denied

I've been trying to figure this out for hours and can't quite wrap my head around it. I have a mail server on an ec2 instance running CentOS7 that has postfix, courier (authlib and imap), sasl, ...
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Auto forward email for mail system use Postfix + Dovecot authenticate against Active Directory

I have a mail server with postfix + dovecot lookup to Active Directory for user authenticaiton and mailbox and deliver mail to virtual mailbox (dovecot) User authentication for IMAP/POP are working ...
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How do I configure amavisd-new to assume all mail is not outgoing?

I am splitting up my postfix mail server into separate instances - outgoing and incoming. Both mail servers handle mail for multiple domains using a sql database and the virtual_mailbox_domain lookup. ...