Have only just installed my first vps and got drupal up and running until realised there is no mail.Am on CentOs 6.3 and I removed sendmail and replaced it with an install of postfix 2.... [by charlotte]
I would really appreciate any pointers on where to look next to get my Postfix/Dovecot running.
I have it almost running but the situation I am left in is that the Postfix log files claims the mail has been sent but the mail never arrives( i can definitely send to the email address from elsewhere)
If i try sendmail -bv firstname.lastname@example.org postfix says the mail is delivera
After following several tutorials on setting up postfix at basic level on CentOs for my VPS, continue to get the following:
-bash-4.1# postfix start
/usr/libexec/postfix/postfix-script: line 317: cmp: command not found
postfix/postfix-script: warning: /usr/lib/sendmail and /usr/sbin/sendmail differ
postfix/postfix-script: warning: Replace one by a symbolic link to the other
I have two CentOS-6.4 servers, in different places.
I am running postfix/amavis on one, and sendmail/procmail on the other.
I don't recall having any difficulty setting up sendmail many years ago
using sendmail.mc .
But I found postfix very complicated to setup last year.
(It's working fine now.)
I recall that when I asked for advice
one person advised me to read 2 books on postfix,
and another ad
Hi. On a fresh install VPS with Ubuntu 10.10 Im trying to install a mail server. It has sendmail running by default. I stop it and remove it from /etc/init.d Then I install postfix and two things happen:
I'm attempting to get postfix running on my server but keep getting the following error in my /var/log/mail.log:
postfix/master: fatal: bind 0.0.0.0 port 25: Address already in use
I did some searching and found this excellent answer by Oli (regarding this very question) in which it's recommended that I basically rid my server of sendmail packages to avoid conflicts, then reinstall pos