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rnj 10-07-2004 04:05 AM

how to test postfix??
 
hi

I have installed postfix with maildrop on FC2... I have created the maildir under each user's home dir. How do i check if postfix is running and how to send and recieve emails? My hostname is edith.com which has been as the name of apache web server.

I need to send mail to user@edith.com from a user called test.

Please help...urgent

RnJ

TroelsSmit 10-07-2004 05:54 AM

You can telnet to port 25 (advanced) or simply start an email program like mutt and send a mail to "localusername".

rnj 10-08-2004 02:38 AM

Thanks Troel
 
hi,

My smtp port is open. How do I configure pop3s and smtps to run with postfix or sendmail??? I have a fresh install of fedora core 3. I need to use secure mail using smtps and pop3s. Smtp and pop3 should not be used.

How do I achieve this??


Thx in advance.

RnJ


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