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QMail - a lot of failure notice in queue on relay open only to localhost

I configured a qmail server to reject messages if the recipient isn't listed in rcpthosts and I'm using tcp-env with xinetd to allow local procs to send emails to anyone adding following line to ...
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How to incrementally migrate email accounts from qmail server to exchange server

The scenario is I need to migrate mailboxes from a qmail server to exchange server. I can use imapsync for that. But the issue is after the DNS change (i.e when DNS changed from old qmail server to ...
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Limit maximum number of destination addresses

One of my clients sends e-mails from time to time that are categorized as spam due to the large number of destination addresses used in the "To" field. The problem is that it does this very often ...
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Qmail does not forwards mail

I have server with Qmail on it, and problem I'm facing is that mail forwarding does not works. Using qmailadmin I added several email forwarding definitions. On ...
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How do I use wildcards with qmhandle

I would like to use qmhandle to delete messages based on text in the middle of one of the selectors. For example: qmhandle -Sfailure* will remove all messages where the subject STARTS with ...
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Qmail's preline command

Having trouble to use preline command with Qmail's mail filtering. When i use next syntax in .qmail-default file: | /var/qmail/bin/preline /usr/bin/maildrop /etc/mail/mailfilter ... I get ...
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How to edit bad word filter in SpamAssassin?

How can I add several custom "bad" words into SpamAssassin, so emails that contains that words are marked as a spam? UPDATE one of the keys is to edit file /etc/mail/spamassassin, and to add badword ...
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Disable STARTTLS on Qmail for outgoing messages [closed]

I've a Plesk 10.5 server with QMAIL as MTA. We are facing issues when sending e-mail to certain domains and I would like to know if you guys know how to disable STARTTLS when sending e-mail through ...
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Qmail does not receive emails

I had this issue that I had to switch servers and I needed to have all the emails previously received to reside on the new server too. I was using kloxo on both servers. So I did a little research and ...
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How do I turn up logging verbosity for qmail?

Is there a qmail equivalent to sendmail's define(`confLOG_LEVEL', `15')dnl ...and how would one figure out where it sent such logs to?
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TLS connect failed: error:140943FC:SSL routines:SSL3_READ_BYTES:sslv3 alert bad record mac while sending mail via Qmail

I'm trying to send e-mail to one of the biggest polish hosting companies and their servers are refusing to receive it with message: TLS connect failed: error:140943FC:SSL ...
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Qmail troubles with suspicious relaylock mentioning “host-warez.info”

We've had email trouble for awhile. Today I talked directly with a client and went through an entire walkthrough setting up the same version of outlook. The client was still unable to send/receive ...
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Spammers sending out from an inactive domain

We have a shared hosting service running QMail and Plesk. One of our inactive clients was left active in the system by mistake, and spammers found their very weak passwords and sent out a massive ...
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Installing qmail on Linux CentOS 6 (switching from sendmail to qmail service)

I'm following Tom Clegg's guide on how to install qmail on Linux (the best I can anyhow) and in the section of his guide headlines 'Switching mail service from sendmail to qmail', I'm unfamiliar with ...
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“Mail” command hangs and maillogs shows error [closed]

i tried linux command on my CentOS 5.x: mail -s "mysubject" mymail@gmail.com minutes takes, it dont finish, i do Ctrl+C, it says "(Interrupt -- one more to kill letter)" i tried command: mail No ...
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how to manage qmail postmaster account, there are many emails occupied server storage

mail server setup is qmail + vpopmail I found that there are many emails under /home/vpopmail/domains/client.domain.com/postmaster/Maildir/cur/ I knew that postmaster is not a real account and it ...
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Does Qmail utilize any of Sendmail's own configuration files?

I am trying to run sendmail in tandem with qmail. Presently there is a symlink in the /usr/sbin/ directory pointing to the /var/qmail/sendmail binary. What do I have to change in the qmail ...
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Running both Sendmail and Qmail concurrently

I need to know how to install Sendmail to run on the same server as an existing Qmail install. I am installing OpenEMM which requires Sendmail on a Centos6 server running Qmail as part of the Plesk 11 ...
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deferral: Uh-oh:_.qmail_has_prog_delivery_but_has_x_bit_set._

When i watch my maillog file (tail -f /var/log/kloxo/maillog) it is full of messages of this type: deferral: Uh-oh:_.qmail_has_prog_delivery_but_has_x_bit_set._ Example: Oct 18 07:55:46 vps qmail: ...
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Setting up Sendmail on Plesk 11

I am installing OpenEMM on a Centos6 server running Plesk 11. Plesk 11 uses Qmail for a mail server, whereas OpenEMM requires Sendmail. How can I configure the system so that I can run both mail ...
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Qmail / Zend Mail - RFC 5322 compliant

My company is getting spammed by itself, or rather by it's Qmail, we've got a few automated processes sending out e-mails with Qmail and Zend Mail. I'm not a expert in either of these, (I know ...
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Remote host said: 550 5.7.1 message content rejected

A sender from France is trying to send an email to us. Unfortunately his email is being rejected with the message below. I suspect there are some weird characters in the mail content but how can I ...
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Qmail mail queue behaviour

hello I am on ubuntu linux distribution I am using qmail. I have some mails blocked in queue. how can I check why those are not forwarding correctly ? root@server:~# /var/qmail/bin/qmail-qread 18 ...
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qmail limit number of emails sent by user or domain per hour

I'm hosting a mail server for a couple different domains. Recently, the password of one of the users was guessed/hacked and the account was used to send out a couple hundred thousand messages before ...
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simscan isn't taking comma, need workaround)

I'm using simscan-1.4.0 w/ --enable-regex. I have few regex in place that are working fine. I'm trying to add following regex \/\d{9,11} to my /var/qmail/control/simcontrol. my logs showing to me ...
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Plesk 10 Qmail issue [duplicate]

I had problem with a spamming domain and I am asked to delete files in some folders in var/qmail/queue but I accidentally deleted whole folders. Now any domain can either get or send email, getting ...
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Not to pool more than X mails on queue

I am doing web hosting and my biggest problem is mass mailer clients. I made lot research about this but I don't know do I ask wrong question. We are setting a send limit but it cannot be a solution ...
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configure Courier IMAP - multiple users and folder sync

I would like to configure the IMAP Settings of my Courier mail server do to the following things: 1) Allow concurrent connections from multiple clients by the same user. (For instance Computer, ...
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Email duplication ( centos, plesk, qmail, spamassassin )

I'm facing a problem ( not for the first time ) and i'm not been able to solve it. Well times to times some of my customers send large volumes of emails ( nesletters ) today my machine had 25.000 ...
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What's the best recipe for installing 'just' qmail on centos 6.3

I'm about to start a fresh install of qmail on Centos 6.3 I've used qmail for years as a standalone mail gateway, and have installed without a 'recipe' on Solaris for intel and last time I installed ...
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recover mails from qmail folder to readable emails (ie. thunderbird)

I have or rather had a VPS running on Viruozzo with Plesk Panel on top of it. Plesk Panel broke down beyond repair, taking qmail in its fall.. I can get to the folders with all the messages (maildir: ...
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plesk qmail spamassassin scan outbound email

We have a dedicated server running Plesk 9.5.4 (yes I know that's old) with Qmail as the MTA and Spamassassin and Spamdyke installed. Spamdyke works a treat for blocking inbound mail based on rDNS ...
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Unable to send mail through php script

I have setup a server with the following settings: CentOS release 6.3 (Final) Kernel \r on an \m Linux version 2.6.32-279.14.1.el6.x86_64 (mockbuild@c6b8.bsys.dev.centos.org) (gcc version 4.4.6 ...
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How to add DKIM support for netqmail in Gentoo?

I want to add DKIM support for netqmail in Gentoo Linux. It looks like there are many ways to implement this but I didn't see good enough solution yet. Some solutions use wrapper for qmail-remote ...
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svscan error when installing qmail

I'm quite new to Linux and I'm running into an issue. Searched everywhere, without finding a solution. I tried to install qmail following these instructions. Before finishing and starting the ...
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Qmailtoaster DKIM not signing php/local mail

I am running a Centos 6 x64 Kloxo-MR server - it has qmailtoaster as the MTA. I have successfully hacked it to send out mail from webmail and smtp with DKIM/Domainkeys(depreciated) signatures. My ...
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Implement server-side (CentOS) measures to prevent hosted mailboxes sending bucket loads of spam

We have a number of hosted clients on one of our servers. One client in particular, which has four active mailboxes is repeatedly getting just one (and always the same one) mailbox infected so that ...
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Signing emails based on domain other than 'from' address (qmail)

http://www.blog.rogersit.net/kloxo-qmail-setup-dkim-mail-ser ver/2011/12/18/ I followed this post to make my VPS (with kloxo control panel and qmail) sign outgoing emails. Everything works fine and ...
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How to list the amount of messages delivered by qmail per day?

I have just disabled unauthenticated SMTP relay for a server known to have been abused by SPAMMERS. How can I now parse the qmail log or otherwise get a simple list of how many delivered emails were ...
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Email disappeared on qmail server

I'm beginning to be desperate regarding a mail that seems to have completely disappeared on my Ubuntu Linux 10.04 LTS 64 bit server running qmail+vpopmail. Every domain has a .qmail-default containing ...
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how to block network level mail spammer?

Here is the packet capture of how the attacker is coming to my server and generating Huge amount of spam, i am not able to block it by any means. 220 mta1497.mail.ne1.yahoo.com ESMTP YSmtpProxy ...
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Server compromised. Bounce message contains many email addresses message was not sent to

This is not a dupe. Please read and understand the issue before marking this as a duplicate question that has been answered already. Several customers are reporting bounce messages like the one ...
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Changing message header in qmail

I installed a vps server for my company. it will work as web server and mail server. I use kloxo. it installed everything and works good except one thing; when I send a mail, the mail header info ...
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Email Bounce notice not always outputting headers in body

Currently, I have a system to parse "bounce notice" emails (sent from Qmail) to see what email address the email was suppose to go to, in order to make sure not to send any more emails to that ...
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Grep mail log for sender email and date

I am trying to grep the mail log in Plesk using Terminal on my Mac to find the issue with an email being sent from an external email to my client's email addresses. The issue started about two weeks ...
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System messages getting queued in postfix not qmail as expected, please help :)

I have just inherited a server and qmail is set up as the default mailserver. It is running however there is also a postfix mail server installed and all mails are being queued in it's mailqueue ...
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Plesk 10.2 qmail error : Sorry , I couldn't find a mail exchanger or IP address. (#5.4.4)

Hello I am getting the following message when I try to send an email to the following address . I searched all the web but the best solution that they provide is either updating plesk or either ...
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qmail + Gmail configuration

I have VPS with Plesk 11 and I'm using two domains on it. I would like to set up the email service in order to work with two mail servers at the same time: On Gmail I have an account ...
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How to re-create Qmail queue

Qmail has 500 00 messages in queue and I installed qmHandle to help sort out the spam in the queue. This process has taken a long time and alternative scripts like qmail-remove also take time. I want ...
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Limit domains that PHP can send mail to

Is it possible to configure PHP to only send emails created using mail() to a specific list of whitelisted domains? E.g. An email to johndoe@domain1.com is sent because domain1.com is on the ...