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Old 03-07-2005, 06:01 AM   #1
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hey there was wondering if there was a way to make a mail server were all you have to do is add a user to the linux box and then thats the e-mail address, rather than using cyrus to add the e-mail address?

what i would really love to do, is log onto webmin, add a user and then go into postfix mail alases and add an alias ...
 
Old 03-07-2005, 07:41 AM   #2
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It depends on the mail server you have. Some use system accounts for mail, so adding new mail user means adding new system user. I configured it with qmail a number of times and also for postfix, but which POP3 server I used - don't remember. Do you need POP3 or IMAP (or both)?
 
Old 03-07-2005, 05:33 PM   #3
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i'm using both imap and pop3, i think it can be done with uw-imap but i just can't seam to get it working for me, i'm running fedora core 3, i've erased all traces of cyrus-imapd and tryed into install uw-imap but i can't seam to make it work. so i really was looking for a distro with uw-imap as a default imap-pop server or if someone can tell me how to setup cyrus-imapd to use system accounts.
 
  


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