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wademac 06-01-2010 01:43 PM

mailserver setup suggestions please
 
I would like to use postfix, dovecot, mysql for inbound and outbound mail over two servers I have setup (failover solution).

1. I would like server1 (primary) to send and receive mail and server2 (failover) to also get a copy of all mail(in and out) and take over mail services if server1 has a hardware failure of sometime and is offline for a day or two.

currently I do have heartbeat setup on the servers to manage virtual IP between the boxes.

idea anyone on LQ? :)

EricTRA 06-01-2010 01:45 PM

Hi,

Lot's of ideas, and wishes too :D

Have a look at http://www.howtoforge.com. They have a bunch of easy to follow step by step, copy/paste guides to install and configure just the thing you need. When you have a problem following one of those guides, feel free to post your problem/question here.

Kind regards,

Eric

wademac 06-03-2010 11:21 AM

I was not honestly looking for solution step by step more a this is what we do type reply :) but thanks.

EricTRA 06-03-2010 11:34 AM

Hi,

OK, then tell us what you have set up already and where you are having questions, errors or problems. That's when you encounter LQ users at their best.

Kind regards,

Eric


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