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read the README file in the source you'ev decompressed. we really can't tell you how to install an entire applicatino just liek that.... maybe if you've got a specific problem we can help, but we won't be able to tell you EVERYTHING, that's a bit daft.
After checking about RedFlag 4.0 I was going to post almost exactally what you have, Corin.
I would guess that is using RPM as the package manager, but how easy it is to install Red Hat software would remain to be seen.
The easiest way to install new Linux software is by using the precompiled packages, perhaps RPMs. You need to read about other needed packages (dependicies), if any, and install them also.
You may consider building the package from source yourself if either the RPM does not install correctly or, as Corin mentions, the RPM is an older version than you wish to use.
It may be easier for you to discuss your RedFlag specific issues on their forum, such as how to install software and the best place to find software packages for RedFlag.
To bad the RedFlag forum is not helpful.
I was not trying to chase you out of this forum, as it is very good; but I thought you might be able to ask at least RedFlag questions there.
In the little reading I did about RedFlag it seems it has sendmail by default. Had you wanted to use exim instead for whatever reason? Did you already have a package to install? Are you familar with installing packages on Linux?
Distribution: RedFlag Linux, and RedHat Linux(now)
Yes, redflag has sendmail by default. but there is something wrong with its sendmail. when I write a new mail. I cant mail it out. It just tells me that it cannot make /usr/sbin/sendmail work.
I ask the problem in the official forum, but there is no answer.
Are you wanting to run your own mailserver or just send and receive mail through your internet provider?
It sounds like you may just need to start the sendmail daemon and check the configuration files after reading the documentation.