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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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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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Softfail / Failure Notice on SMTP

i'm searching for an answer for about 24 hours now and I still can't find any really useful help... The problem appears as the following: I'm running a debian server with Plesk 9.5.3 and qmail. ...
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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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limit emails sent at once in qmail

I'm having an issue whereas my mail server is getting clogged with emails supposedly because qmail is trying to send too many messages at once. The emails are not spam. They are notifications sent ...
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qmail sending mail failure to wrong customers

this is a bit strange, userA sends a email, userB gets it. User A gets a failure notice saying that the message could not be delivered to userA, userB, userC, userd, userE, ect the only recipient ...
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Sending mail from different IP for each domain

I have on one server domain1.com domain2.com domain3.com on CentOS and Qmail. I want them to send email trough a second server that uses ip1, ip2, ip3. I can easy do this by editing this Qmail file: ...
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qmail smtpd uptime less then 1 sec

not sure what is going on here but my qmail install isnt working corretly everything is running except smtpd output from qmailctl stat /service/qmail-send: up (pid 2874) 608 seconds ...
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Recommendations needed on building an outbound relay spam filter

I've got a handful of Plesk machines of various versions and operating systems, each hosting mail as well as web sites. Anyone who has dealt with Plesk knows that it can be pain to keep locked down. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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E-mails sent from webmail, don't reach recipients and we don't get any feedback

We own a Linux VPS Server with Virtuozzo container and qmail mail server, we have changed our webmail client from Horde to roundcube a while ago. Then we switched back to Horde client. Now when we ...
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Qmail screws new lines in email so outlook cannto format them?

We are having trouble with emails sent from our new CentOS server running QMail. The email seem to loose new line characters in Outlook so the formatting is garbled while On other email clients the ...
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MTA to MTA smtp authentication

How can i setup MTA to MTA smtp authentication. Scenario: I've an email server which is acting as both incoming/outgoing server with smtp authentication. I want to setup a separate smtp server which ...
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piping to two php scripts in qmail

I have a php script which gets the received emails with piping method. This is set in /var/qmail/mailnames/mydomain.com/.qmail-default as: |/path/to/my/script.php I want to pipe the received email ...
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how to know that whether qmail is being used as spam sending trojan or proxy

how to know that whether my qmail is being used as spam sending trojan or proxy in CBL Lookup Utility i get following message: IP Address is listed in the CBL. It appears to be infected with ...
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qmail received email's removed attachment recovery

I"m using qmail+vpopmail+spamassassin+simcontrol. I've received an email but the attachment has been removed. How can i recover that removed attachment and where can i search it. Any help please? in ...
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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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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 finding “stuck” emails?

How do I check if mail is "stuck"? I've tried googling but cannot find anything relevant. What am I looking for that indicates that a message is "stuck" or "holding-up" the queue? I know the obvious ...
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qmail is returning all mails as “handlers permanentfail”

i am sending emails through php and qmail with SPF record and domainkeys on. but all emails are returned as handlers permanentfail. what is the problem?
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Copying email with qmail and Plesk

I need to keep a copy of all outgoing and incoming email (for a single domain if possible) using qmail or Plesk. I can't recompile qmail, so qmailtap is out of the question, as is setting QUEUE_EXTRA ...
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qmail log ALL outgoing mails

I have Plesk 11 and it's working with qmail I think. One of my customers have extrem high outgoing mail traffic. I want to log all his outgoing mails. How can I configure qmail to log all mails in ...
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QMAIL Bounceback to original sender?

my QMAIL Server sends all bouncebacks and undelivered message notifications to anonymous@domain.com and not the original sender. Is there any way to configure Qmail so that the sender receives the ...
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Qmail: Sorry, no mailbox here by that name

I've added some email accounts with the help of Plesk. The strange thing is I can't receive any emails. The mail service is active. And sending mails works without any problems. The mailer-daemon ...
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How do I use qmqtool to list emails from a specific envelope sender?

Occassionally a user's email password will become compromised and the spammer will flood the Qmail queue with 10,000+ emails sent through a specific user's account. I know how to use qmqtool to remove ...
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Disable local delivery ONLY for authenticated users in Qmail

We are moving some mailboxes and servers. I'm looking for a way to use remote delivery (with normal MX lookup) instead of local delivery ONLY for authenticated users, in Qmail. connection to port 25 ...
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Does qmail-ldap provide functionality equivalent to the qmail validrcptto patch?

We are using qmail with the validrcptto patch to route incoming mail to our Domino server. However, that requires us to maintain the validrcptto file with the list of all allowed email addresses. ...
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Qmail: 1st mail slow (1-2 sec), following mails increasingly slower (4-60 seconds)

My vServer is old (Plesk 8.6, openSUSE 10.3, Qmail). It will be replaced in a few months, but I need an solution until then. Since approx. two months sending emails gets slower. If you want to send ...
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qmail installation on ubuntu 10.04

I just tried to install qmail on my server running Ubuntu 10.04 I followed all the instructions but it seems that svscan /service is not running on my machine. How do I fix it? AFAIK, it should be ...
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plesk 12 upgrade has caused mail() to stop working

my server just updated to Plesk 12.0.18. After doing so I cannot get the php mail() function to work, this is server wide. php.ini is set to sendmail_path = /var/qmail/bin/sendmail -t -i. When I run ...
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Plesk qmail-smtpd: how to relay mail sent FROM a certain domain through a smarthost

Running Plesk with the default qmail-smtpd and would like to bounce mail sent from one large customer through a seprate smarthost. I did some searching and it seems you can only decide which mail to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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qmail Maildir:_No_such_file_or_directory/

I'm having problems with a VPS where I have qmail installed. In this VPS I have multiple domains configured and some of them are unable to recieve incomming mail. All its mail is stuck in the queue. ...