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Old 01-17-2007, 08:54 PM   #1
neilg_cebu
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MailServer Setup


Hello All,

I hope someone here could get me started with mail server setup. right now, I am totally stuck.

I have RedHat9 Linux and I wanna use postfix as my MTA.

Aside from postfix, what else do I need to install inorder to form the mail server. I am confuse about POP3 or IMAP, what are they? are they automatically installed also when I install postfix?

Please somebody here... just a general steps of overall requirements!

Thanks,
Neil
 
Old 01-17-2007, 11:19 PM   #2
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Well my first suggestion is that you upgrade from Redhat 9, there are plenty of upgrades available, CentOS, Whitebox, Fedora or if your interested in paying RHEL.

next I suggest u got to my website listed below and search for postifx.

http://www.opensourcehowto.org/how-t...ilohamail.html

there is plenty of information on setting up a mail server there.

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