how to configure postfix as smtp for senfd mails like yahoo.

General discussion about PLUC and Linux in Pakistan.

how to configure postfix as smtp for senfd mails like yahoo.

Postby shahid.mehmood » Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:05 am

dear ,
i am new user in linux. i facing problem in configuration in postfix.
i want to use postfix for smtp only for my local net. i hv live ip. both forward, reverslookup & no MX record in dns. i dont want to use gatway smtp of my isp in my postfix.
what configuration is required for this. can u provied my the configuration. so that my mails goes in inboxes of others domains like yahoo, gmail & hotmail etc.
plz help me.
secondly can i used domain name as server name in postfix?
shahid.mehmood
Cadet
 
Posts: 3
Joined: Fri Jul 11, 2008 11:58 am

Re:

Postby LinuxFreaK » Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:47 am

Dear shahid.mehmood,
Salam,

FYI, http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&ct=res&c ... 1PZOmxF67g

Best Regards.
Farrukh Ahmed
LinuxFreaK
Site Admin
 
Posts: 5132
Joined: Fri May 02, 2003 10:24 am
ICQ: 82075802
Website: http://www.linuxpakistan.net/wiki/index.php?pagename=LinuxFreak
WLM: f4fahmed@hotmail.com
Yahoo Messenger: f4fahmed@yahoo.com
AOL: linuxpakistan@aol.com
Location: Karachi

mail not gone into inbox

Postby shahid.mehmood » Mon Jul 21, 2008 10:41 am

AOA
i configure my mail server. but my mails goes into junk(spam).here is my configuration. i want y server sent mail directally.not using isp smtp server as baridge. i want to sent mails of my domain as well as others domain through my local net.

my main .cf file config. is below

# Debian specific: Specifying a file name will cause the first
# line of that file to be used as the name. The Debian default
# is /etc/mailname.
#myorigin = /etc/mailname

smtpd_banner = $myhostname ESMTP $mail_name (Ubuntu)
biff = no

# appending .domain is the MUA's job.
append_dot_mydomain = no

# Uncomment the next line to generate "delayed mail" warnings
#delay_warning_time = 4h

readme_directory = /usr/share/doc/postfix
spf-policyd_time_limit = 3600s
# TLS parameters
smtpd_tls_cert_file=/etc/ssl/certs/ssl-cert-snakeoil.pem
smtpd_tls_key_file=/etc/ssl/private/ssl-cert-snakeoil.key
smtpd_use_tls=yes
smtpd_tls_session_cache_database = btree:${data_directory}/smtpd_scache
smtp_tls_session_cache_database = btree:${data_directory}/smtp_scache

# See /usr/share/doc/postfix/TLS_README.gz in the postfix-doc package for
# information on enabling SSL in the smtp client.

myhostname = abc.pk
mydomain = abc.pk
alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases
alias_database = hash:/etc/aliases
myorigin = abc.pk
#mydestination =
#relayhost =
mynetworks = 127.0.0.0/8, 192.168.0.0/24
mailbox_size_limit = 0
recipient_delimiter = +
inet_interfaces = all
html_directory = /usr/share/doc/postfix/html
shahid.mehmood
Cadet
 
Posts: 3
Joined: Fri Jul 11, 2008 11:58 am

Re:

Postby LinuxFreaK » Wed Jul 23, 2008 9:55 am

Dear shahid.mehmood,
Salam,

You need to setup RDNS, SPF and DomainKeys for your domain from which you are trying to send an email.

Best Regards.
Farrukh Ahmed
LinuxFreaK
Site Admin
 
Posts: 5132
Joined: Fri May 02, 2003 10:24 am
ICQ: 82075802
Website: http://www.linuxpakistan.net/wiki/index.php?pagename=LinuxFreak
WLM: f4fahmed@hotmail.com
Yahoo Messenger: f4fahmed@yahoo.com
AOL: linuxpakistan@aol.com
Location: Karachi

Postby shahid.mehmood » Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:54 pm

AOA
is any miss configuration in the file if yes kindly note me.
shahid.mehmood
Cadet
 
Posts: 3
Joined: Fri Jul 11, 2008 11:58 am


Return to “%s” General

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron