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Re: [SLE] Postfix mail server
  • From: Paul Cooper <mail.phatlip@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2005 22:32:44 +1100
  • Message-id: <1afc9e020512020332h2fe9f2dfsb39bb2d7d5d966a7@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 12/2/05, Paul Cooper <mail.phatlip@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> On 12/2/05, Sandy Drobic <suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > Paul Cooper wrote:
> > > Hi, i currenty have a couple of servers running a qmail/vpopmail that
> > server
> > > some mail for me. However i wanted to convert to postfix due to its
> > good
> > > reputation and the fact that i'm now using SuSE and it seems to be the
> >
> > > preferred server.
> >
> > Postfix only transports mails, it does not offer pop/imap.
> >
> > > 1) what are the requirements to get a server that authenticates SMTP
> > > requests, serves imap/pop3 mail and does everything with virtual
> > domains.
> >
> > You need at least postfix, sasl and a imap/pop server working together.
> >
> > > I would prefer to use mysql as the virtual domain handling, however -
> > the
> > > default install of postfix on suse 9.3 doesn't support this correct?
> > so...
> >
> > Correct, the default only has support for ldap. Either compile it
> > yourself
> > or install a package that is compiled with support for mysql (Norrbring
> > something offers those packages for Suse 9.3 at least.
> >
> > Sandy
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> > so a postfix compiled with mysql + sasl compiled with mysql + courier
> compiled with mysql would be all need for a basic server?
>
> now if had that - could i then use the spamassin and mailman that comes
> with suse 9.3 or would i have to compile those as well?
>
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