[vchkpw] Logging question - Who is popping mail?

2006-03-13 Thread Dave Richardson
I'm sorry to ask a basic question, but I've run throughout my system and cannot find the answer. If I've setup vpopmail/mysql using Netqmail and appropriate snippets from Michael Bowe's webmail Howto... Q: Where would I find of log of users who are POP'ing email from my server?

Re: [vchkpw] Blocking Fake Froms?

2006-06-13 Thread Dave Richardson
Why aren't you kicking those users off of your system? They must clearly be in violation of a policy of your system? Why make software fix an enforcement problem that you are clearly responsible for? Sorry to be honest about it, but if you know who the problem users are, remove them.

Re: [vchkpw] Qmailrocks version qmail 1.03 with chkuser 2.0

2006-07-19 Thread Dave Richardson
Keep in mind that netqmail and qmailrocks are MODIFIED source code distributions from the REAL qmail code. I believe Tonino (Tonix) derives his patches for 'chkuser' against qmail unmodified. As a result, you need to do some smart hunting. I have been successful at manually patching

Re: [vchkpw] Chkuser - on relay server

2006-08-09 Thread Dave Richardson
John Simpson recently posted his patch that parallels conceptual functionality from CHKUSER but separates depedencies as I read it. Might be a fit, haven't tried it... http://qmail.jms1.net/patches/validrcptto.cdb.shtm Szeki - Inc wrote: I have a relay server, and have a backend with

Re: [vchkpw] QMail Forward

2006-08-17 Thread Dave Richardson
/var/control/smtproutes may not exist, so create it. Austin Jorden wrote: I need all outgoing traffic from my Qmail Server to go towards another device, where can I change these settings at under the Qmail server to make it do this? - Austin Jorden

Re: [vchkpw] QMail Forward

2006-08-17 Thread Dave Richardson
Sorry /var/qmail/control/smtproutes look it up, it's well documented my friend Austin Jorden wrote: /var/control/smtproutes or /var/qmail/control/smtproutes ??? Austin On Thu, August 17, 2006 8:48 am, Dave Richardson wrote: /var/control/smtproutes may not exist, so create it. Austin

[vchkpw] VMware for vpopmail kit?

2006-08-19 Thread Dave Richardson
I have a customer who is inclined to consolidate their 5-10K users from a couple of qmail servers onto a high power VMWare server. I understand VMWare conceptually, and have seen some minor conflicts noted in general email threads for other products. However, I haven't worked directly with

Re: [vchkpw] Closed

2006-08-28 Thread Dave Richardson
My same file ends 127.0.0.1:allow,RELAYCLIENT="" :allow Doug Appleton wrote: Hello there.. Well here is the contents of my tcp.smtp file located under /home/etc/vpopmail 127.:allow,RELAYCLIENT="" Any more thoughts? Doug -Original Message- From: Harm van Tilborg

Re: [vchkpw] Email addresses with spaces

2006-09-26 Thread Dave Richardson
Charles, you are not out of your mind. :-) Charles Butcher wrote: There was a discussion on the qpsmtpd list recently that touched on this. It seems spaces are legit, but note that if one is to be compliant with the RFC then addresses must be rejected if they don't contain angle brackets.

[vchkpw] auth error help please

2006-10-04 Thread Dave Richardson
I'm installing a new system, my first auth test against pop3 says this: Escape character is '^]'. +OK [EMAIL PROTECTED] user [EMAIL PROTECTED] +OK pass Pa$$w0rd /home/vpopmail/bin/vchkpw: error while loading shared libraries: libcrypto.so.4: failed to map segment from shared object: Cannot

Re: [vchkpw] auth error help please - RESOLVED

2006-10-04 Thread Dave Richardson
Hmmm. Strange. softlimit raised from 400 to 800 seems to fix it. However I'm running softlimit at 400 on a Fedora box without issue. I support RH EL4 has bigger libraries or more of them? Sorry to trouble the list. Dave Richardson wrote: I'm installing a new system, my first auth

Re: [vchkpw] Re: auth error help please - RESOLVED

2006-10-04 Thread Dave Richardson
uname -a Linux example.com 2.6.9-22.ELsmp #1 SMP Mon Sep 19 18:32:14 EDT 2005 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux Robin Bowes wrote: Dave Richardson wrote: Hmmm. Strange. softlimit raised from 400 to 800 seems to fix it. However I'm running softlimit at 400 on a Fedora box without

Re: [vchkpw] Re: auth error help please - RESOLVED

2006-10-04 Thread Dave Richardson
Would it be notable that this server is a VMWare slice? Dave Richardson wrote: uname -a Linux example.com 2.6.9-22.ELsmp #1 SMP Mon Sep 19 18:32:14 EDT 2005 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux Robin Bowes wrote: Dave Richardson wrote: Hmmm. Strange. softlimit raised from 400 to 800 seems

[vchkpw] What's the state of vconvert?

2006-10-05 Thread Dave Richardson
Can someone comment on the state of vconvert please? Available documentation is a bit sparse (sorry that's not supposed to hurt feelings) # ./vconvert -v version: 5.4.17 vconvert: usage The first option sets which format to convert FROM, the second option sets which format to convert TO. -e =

[vchkpw] What does vconvert assume about /etc/password source domains?

2006-10-06 Thread Dave Richardson
What does 'vconvert' assume about /etc/password source domains? Where does it expect the users' files? Can it work against NFS-stored Maildirs?

[vchkpw] Why is vadduser creating a hierarchy?

2006-10-06 Thread Dave Richardson
I'm using a script to add thousands of user accounts as part of a migration for a single domain. It's a perl script making repeated calls to /home/vpopmail/bin/vadduser -e dsfgskjghaekjrgkr [EMAIL PROTECTED] The scripting is working fine, I see the accounts correctly in MySQL's vpopmail

Re: [vchkpw] Why is vadduser creating a hierarchy?

2006-10-06 Thread Dave Richardson
release directory contrib/ for a contributed directory reorganization program. Dave Richardson wrote: I'm using a script to add thousands of user accounts as part of a migration for a single domain. It's a perl script making repeated calls to /home/vpopmail/bin/vadduser -e dsfgskjghaekjrgkr

Re: [vchkpw] Why is vadduser creating a hierarchy?

2006-10-06 Thread Dave Richardson
Rick Macdougall wrote: Dave Richardson wrote: I'm using a script to add thousands of user accounts as part of a migration for a single domain. It's a perl script making repeated calls to /home/vpopmail/bin/vadduser -e dsfgskjghaekjrgkr [EMAIL PROTECTED] The scripting is working fine, I see

Re: [vchkpw] Why is vadduser creating a hierarchy?

2006-10-08 Thread Dave Richardson
! Ismail YENIGUL wrote: Dave, Please note that creating 7000 sub directories in a single directory will effect your performance negatively. Friday, October 6, 2006, 11:50:26 PM, you wrote: Rick Macdougall wrote: Dave Richardson wrote: I'm using a script to add thousands of user

Re: [vchkpw] Why is vadduser creating a hierarchy?

2006-10-08 Thread Dave Richardson
that creating 7000 sub directories in a single directory will effect your performance negatively. Friday, October 6, 2006, 11:50:26 PM, you wrote: Rick Macdougall wrote: Dave Richardson wrote: I'm using a script to add thousands of user accounts as part

[vchkpw] vbulletin exploit toolbox....

2006-10-16 Thread Dave Richardson
This message just rolled across the bugtraq mailing list... The message didn't indicate that the application owner had been contacted to do any mitigation.. FYI http://msgs.securepoint.com/cgi-bin/get/bugtraq0610/230.html Dave.

Re: [vchkpw] vbulletin exploit toolbox....

2006-10-16 Thread Dave Richardson
thumps head I pasted too quickly before getting vbulletin and vpopbull separated. My mistake list, apologies. Rick Macdougall wrote: Dave Richardson wrote: This message just rolled across the bugtraq mailing list... The message didn't indicate that the application owner had been contacted

[vchkpw] POP3 authentication - erratic vmysql auth problem - self solved

2006-10-23 Thread Dave Richardson
On a new linux mailserver I was having an erratic problem with mysql and pop3 authentication. Authentication works 90+% of the time. However, using The Bat! and Outlook clients, I randomly see the following authentication failure and the user must poll pop3 again - which then succeeds. --

Re: [vchkpw] File size

2006-11-09 Thread Dave Richardson
I believe that's a PHP setting. Check php.ini Austin Jorden wrote: I'm limited on the file size that our webmail users can send, I'd like to be able to modify this size control - is there a wya to do this? -- Austin Jorden !DSPAM:45536b6127414302157015!

[vchkpw] ezmlm and chkuser - vpopmail 5.4.10

2006-12-19 Thread Dave Richardson
Having trouble getting my first ezmlm list to run on a newly built server with vpopmail 5.4.10 and CHKUSER 2.0.8b. CHKUSER was built using chkuser_settings.h with: -- /* * The following #define set the character used for

[vchkpw] A vpopmail farm/NFS framework?

2007-01-02 Thread Dave Richardson
Anyone aware of a particularly good discussion of building a farm of vpopmail compliant front-end machines for user access to a central file server via NFS on linux? I'm concerned that I haven't thought through issues in how to properly account for webmail/IMAP, MySQL for storing smtp-auth

Re: [vchkpw] A vpopmail farm/NFS framework?

2007-01-02 Thread Dave Richardson
DAve wrote: Tom Collins wrote: On Jan 2, 2007, at 1:37 PM, DAve wrote: front-end (target)- NFS (source) --- /home/vpopmail/domains - /shared/vdomains /var/qmail/control - /shared/qmail-control /usr/local/www - /shared/webmail

Re: [vchkpw] Rethinking qmail : was Re: [vchkpw] how use chkuser on dmz

2007-01-15 Thread Dave Richardson
Guys, in the interest of advancing the science of vpopmail, would you please consider taking this discussion/argument/difference-of-opinion offline? I'm keenly anxious to see the possible new directions that vpopmail may grow given the several threads of recent activity. Your energy and

[vchkpw] which files truly determine relay into a qmail server

2007-01-18 Thread Dave Richardson
I've been asked to admin an old, jumbled install of qmail/vpopmail (many are local users, many are vpopmail users with .cdb). I'm having a brain cramp because the install has domains splattered all over the following files: /var/qmail/control: locals rctphosts morercpthosts virtualdomains

Re: [vchkpw] which files truly determine relay into a qmail server

2007-01-18 Thread Dave Richardson
server will accept mail from the Internet, see `cat rcpthosts morercpthosts`. -M - Original Message From: Dave Richardson [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: vchkpw@inter7.com Sent: Thursday, January 18, 2007 10:39:27 AM Subject: [vchkpw] which files truly determine relay into a qmail server I've been

[vchkpw] Autoresponders under vpopmail - reco?

2007-03-09 Thread Dave Richardson
What recommendation does the list have for autoresponders under vpopmail 5.4.10? I've got qmailadmin at my disposal for the domains and I use squirrelmail for webmail. All on LAMP. I have no local user accounts, all are virtual. I'm not particularly excited about the squirrelmail plugins

Re: [vchkpw] Farewell

2007-05-15 Thread Dave Richardson
Michael, Best of luck, perhaps keep us posted where you've landed...? Take care, Dave. Michael Bowe wrote: I thought I would drop a note to the list to say farewell. Many years ago I used to own an ISP that used vpopmail+MySQL for all our email hosting. I wrote a mailserver guide which

[vchkpw] SpamAssassin, Vpopmail, conditional handling on Spam Score?

2003-05-27 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
I'm running the QMAILQUEUE patch with SpamAssassin into Vpopmail with Mysql and Courier. I'm running SpamAssassin with spam threashold required_hits = 8. I allow direct delivery to the mailbox, but it is subject prefixed [SPAM] (thus it is Spam Tagged) What I'd like to do is add another

[vchkpw] Change an account name?

2003-05-29 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
I don't see a command to change a username for a vpopmail account. Is there a procedure to simply change the name of an account without having to literally pick up a maildir manually and drop it into a new account for the new name?

[vchkpw] valias usage?

2003-05-31 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
I'm on vpopmail 5.2.1 with mysql and valias enabled. I *thought* that valias would allow incoming mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] to be delivered to [EMAIL PROTECTED] on the local vpopmail system. Documentation is a little sparse on this product. Am I correct in what valias does? If Yes, how do I

Re: [vchkpw] Antivirus Scanner

2003-06-11 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
You can run an Anti-Virus and Anti-Spam gateway with a lower MX value than your real mail server. The gateway filters, cleans, and deals with bounces. Good mail is passed onto your mail server. You can have multiple gateways at the same MX if you _really_ need to. qmail-scanner with clam-av

[vchkpw] Deny on bad username?

2003-07-07 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
I've seen prior references on this list to a patch/script that will deny incoming SMTP when the username/account is unknown. After getting a ton of crap from the SoBIG virus (and various spam probes) I would really like to consider adding this to my system. My implementation is the

Re: [vchkpw] Losing messages when I move them?

2003-08-01 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
1706 Aug 1 14:26 1059765977.11975.penguin.example.com,S=1637:2,S -rw---1 vpopmail vchkpw 3413 Aug 1 14:26 1059766016.11998.penguin.example.com,S=3347:2,RS Did that help more info needed Jeff Hedlund wrote: Dave Richardson - Lists wrote: I run Courier1.7

Re: [vchkpw] Losing messages when I move them?

2003-08-01 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
4258 Jul 28 13:37 1059430929.M573029P30452V0302I00538135_3.penguin.example.com,S=4258:2,RS -rw-r--r--1 vpopmail vchkpw 5247 Jul 28 19:37 1059481652.M339393P26685V0302I00538136_3.penguin.example.com,S=5247:2,S More??? Jeff Hedlund wrote: Dave Richardson

Re: [vchkpw] Urgent - vchkpw/vpopmail authenticate even with wrongpw?

2003-08-14 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
I apologize for not reading enuf of the thread, this is a diff issue than what I wrote. Good luck. Sorry. Dave Richardson - Lists wrote: There's something about logging into virtual accounts with the order and number of parameters in your smtp run file with the new(er) versions of vpopmail

Re: [vchkpw] Urgent - vchkpw/vpopmail authenticate even with wrongpw?

2003-08-14 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
There's something about logging into virtual accounts with the order and number of parameters in your smtp run file with the new(er) versions of vpopmail. The parameter count changed and many online examples have /bin/true one position too early. This has the effect of allowing all passwords

[vchkpw] Re: Webmail question

2003-08-19 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
You know, if the Squirrel people GPl'd in the option to use sqwebmail direct Maildir access, that would be uber nice! I'm sure its been considered before. I think Squirrel already has options as to which SMTP method you want, and they *did* write their own IMAP interface code. Oh, that

Re: [vchkpw] mysql gone away. Please help a noob.

2003-08-19 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
did you configure for your mysql user/password in vmysql.h? if not, amend the entries and recompile. also, did you create the tables or check that they were created? did you allow mysql access from within mysql? did you 'flush priviledges' to make the privs stick in mysql? Good luck jon

[vchkpw] Pulling raw messages out of a maildir

2003-08-21 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
I have a filter that moves incoming virus found msgs in my Admin account to a subfolder so that I can observe what kind of virus flow/traffic is hitting my domains. I had intended to write a little perl/mrtg processor and make some pretty graphs to WOW! my customers. And then this asswipe

[vchkpw] chkuser patch and mysql on different machine

2003-08-21 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
I want to build a mail gateway to deny incoming SMTP for unknown virtual domain users by building it with the chkuser patch (correct patch name?). I use MySQL for my user database on the mail server. Can I hook the gateway (via VPN) to the user database on the mail server for the auth checks??

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmail and mysql replication

2003-09-05 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
You could potentially code in a multiple call update from vpopmail to some IFDEF'd in mysql servers. I'm thinking that you could make certain update calls to as many MySQL servers as you wanted, sending the same SQL statement to each. I imagine some critical thinking in the process could lead

Re: [vchkpw] Re: Tom's fork of vpopmail (and qmailadmin)

2003-09-09 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
My only two points: 1) *IF* there is a fork, with two codebases, follow the others' suggestions and name the new fork differently so that we can have sane discussions about which program we are dealing with on any given matter. 2) *IF* there is a fork, and for either fork, manage releases and

[vchkpw] Lists, stable/devel, and where is it for newbies

2003-09-10 Thread Dave Richardson - Lists
My hope, now that Ken and Tom have apparently been united in mind, is that the mailing lists, stable vs. devel issues, and what the Inter7 website and Sourceforge project pages say about vpopmail will be quickly and uniformally aligned as well. Just consider what a new user to vpopmail would