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IndiMail Installation for newbies in < 10 steps


Installing Indimail using YUM/APT Repository

  1. Install OS
    • OpenSUSE
      • openSUSE Leap 42.3
      • openSUSE Leap 42.2
      • openSUSE 13.2
      • openSUSE 13.1
      • SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP2
      • SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP1
      • SUSE Linux Enterprise 12
    • Red Hat
      • Feodra 27
      • Fedora 26
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
      • CentOS 7
      • CentOS 6
    • Debian
      • Debian 8.0
      • Debian 7.0
      • Ubuntu 17.04
      • Ubuntu 16.10
      • Ubuntu 16.04
      • Ubuntu 14.04
      • Ubuntu 12.04
  1. Click the below URL for Install Instructions
https://software.opensuse.org/download.html?project=home%3Aindimail&package=indimail
  1. Shutdown MySQL if already running and disable MySQL from being started up by the system % /etc/init.d/mysqld stop % sudo chkconfig mysqld off % /bin/rm -f /service/mysql.3306/down
  2. Start IndiMail
% sudo service indimail start
  1. Check Servicess
% sudo /usr/bin/svstat /service/*
/service/clamd: up (pid 1014) 2985 seconds
/service/dnscache: up (pid 1021) 2985 seconds
/service/fetchmail: down 2985 seconds
/service/freshclam: up (pid 1020) 2985 seconds
/service/greylist.1999: up (pid 1043) 2985 seconds
/service/indisrvr.4000: up (pid 1048) 2985 seconds
/service/inlookup.infifo: up (pid 1057) 2985 seconds
/service/mrtg: up (pid 1023) 2985 seconds
/service/mysql.3306: up (pid 1031) 2985 seconds
/service/proxy-imapd.4143: up (pid 1018) 2985 seconds
/service/proxy-imapd-ssl.9143: up (pid 1041) 2985 seconds
/service/proxy-pop3d.4110: up (pid 1017) 2985 seconds
/service/proxy-pop3d-ssl.9110: up (pid 1037) 2985 seconds
/service/pwdlookup: up (pid 1030) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-imapd.143: up (pid 1046) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-imapd-ssl.993: up (pid 1055) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-logfifo: up (pid 1024) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-pop3d.110: up (pid 1029) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-pop3d-ssl.995: up (pid 1054) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-poppass.106: up (pid 1022) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-qmqpd.628: down 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-qmtpd.209: up (pid 1044) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-send.25: up (pid 1026) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-smtpd.25: up (pid 1050) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-smtpd.366: up (pid 1019) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-smtpd.465: up (pid 1027) 2985 seconds
/service/qmail-smtpd.587: up (pid 1012) 2985 seconds
/service/qscanq: up (pid 1036) 2985 seconds
/service/resolvconf: up (pid 1069) 2985 seconds
/service/udplogger.3000: up (pid 1061) 2985 seconds

  1. Play with the System
    1. Add A Domain
% sudo vadddomain example.com password1
    1. Add a User
% sudo vadduser user01@example.com password2
    1. Send email
swaks –to youremail@yourdomain –from user01@example.com –server localhost
  1. RTFM
% man indimail
  1. Buy Beer for Manvendra Bhangui



NOTE: The MySQL database gets installed with the user 'mysql' with all privileges and a user 'indimail' with limited privileges. You will find the passwords for these two users in the script /usr/sbin/svctool. If you modify these, please don't forget to modify /etc/indimail/control/host.mysql
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