Re: [vchkpw] ps

2002-10-13 Thread Rick Widmer
At 01:55 PM 10/13/02 +0200, Raboo Treed wrote: Isn't it better to make vpopmail leave a pid file instead then? No. ps output is always right, an old pid file could point to the wrong process. Rick

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmail + mysql + sqwebmail

2002-12-22 Thread Rick Widmer
on 12/22/02 5:37 PM, Hugo Escobar [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: authdaemond is running. Any ideas? One thing comes to mind... I did not look at your specific problem, but in everything I've seen when using sqwebmail with vpopmail says you should NOT use authdaemon. I've seen numerous

Re: [vchkpw] Vpopmail installation

2003-01-13 Thread Rick Widmer
At 09:20 PM 1/13/03 -0500, Frank A wrote: My question is how do I start up Qmail to just run the queue and not have it try and bind to port 25. That pretty much is the answer too... Run qmail, but don't start it listening on port 25. Running qmail is related to a .rc file in the /var/qmail

Re: [vchkpw] Rebuilding vpasswd?

2003-12-23 Thread Rick Widmer
Shaun Reitan wrote: How can i rebuild a users vpasswd.cdb from vpasswd with out using any of the vpop utilitys? I assume i can do this some how with the cdb util? i have tryed the following and this is the error i get... Why? If you remove the .cdb file it will be automagically recreated

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmail and courier authentication whoas

2003-12-31 Thread Rick Widmer
Geoff Sweet wrote: So per Courier's instructions I am posting my questions to this list. Any thoughts? Try this... ./configure \ --disable-root-check \ --without-authdaemon \ --with-authvchkpw \ --enable-workarounds-for-imap-client-bugs Rick

Re: [vchkpw] moving servers

2004-01-23 Thread Rick Widmer
Jon Reynolds wrote: I am moving from one server to a new and was wondering what I need to do to move my users from the old server to the new. I am thinking I need to move the /etc/passwd,/etc/master.passwd and /etc/group then move the domain directory in /home/vpopmail/domains/domain. I've done

[vchkpw] similar functions in libvpopmail

2004-02-02 Thread Rick Widmer
, that are not mentioned in README.* and docs/* ? Thanks, Rick Widmer

Re: [vchkpw] similar functions in libvpopmail

2004-02-02 Thread Rick Widmer
Sorry, this should have gone to the list the first time... Ken Jones wrote: Hi Rick, Use the ones without the _ characters. The ones with the _ are the lower level functions which encapsulate the details of each authentication backend. OK. What kind of changes are you planning on putting in

Re: [vchkpw] similar functions in libvpopmail

2004-02-02 Thread Rick Widmer
Alejandro Aguilar Sierra wrote: A way to let final users to do some basic tasks (like change passwords, forwards, filters) from another application like a squirrelmail plugin would be fine. It seems to me the way to handle that is to have the plugin call vpopmail functions directly. I see

Re: [vchkpw] multimaildir in .qmail

2004-02-03 Thread Rick Widmer
Tom Collins wrote: On Feb 2, 2004, at 7:21 AM, Luca Morettoni wrote: I have two server running vpopmail (5.3.27 on the first and 5.3.30 on the second), some user have a particular .qmail file (with some command executed with | command) and all work fine. The problem (on both version) come

[vchkpw] Functions provided by database interfaces

2004-02-11 Thread Rick Widmer
If you are currious about what is missing from your favorite database interface take a look here.(I hope the formatting survives!) This table lists which functions are defined by each of the database interface modules in vpopmail. I hope someone else finds it helpful. * = full function

[vchkpw] Re: [ vpopmail-Patches-895348 ] Ordered Alias Names for cdb

2004-02-12 Thread Rick Widmer
SourceForge.net wrote: Rick, please upload the patch again. Remember, you need to click on the Upload and Attach a File checkbox, select the file to upload and provide a description. It must have been the checkbox I missed... I know I selected the file. Please make sure that you aren't

Re: [vchkpw] Re: Heureka! Finished POP3-Frequency-Patch (against brute forcing)

2004-02-13 Thread Rick Widmer
Here is an obnoxious idea for you... If the user is checking mail too often, send them an email every time they check telling them how often you think they should be doing it... Dear subscriber, It has only been 32 seconds since you last

[vchkpw] Re: [qmailadmin] Re: PHP vpopmail extension

2004-02-14 Thread Rick Widmer
qmadmin wrote: I'm interested in the PHP extensions you have for the current versions of vpopmail. Since I got more than one response, I'll answer on the list... I have changed vpopmail_auth_user (which calls vauth_user) so it returns false if the username/password/domain is invalid, or

[vchkpw] PHP vpopmail extension

2004-02-13 Thread Rick Widmer
Is there anyone on these lists that are using the PHP extension for vpopmail? I have made substantial changes that adapt it to vpopmail 5.4.0 and I am wondering how much effort I need to put into compatability with older versions.

Re: [vchkpw] qmailadmin: File permission error

2004-02-18 Thread Rick Widmer
Thomas Madej wrote: There is no such file. I tried logging in as different domain and i'm having the same problems. They, too, have no such file. If the file is not being created, then there is a problem with permissions or something else that does not allow the user QmailAdmin is running as

Re: [vchkpw] Re: [qmailadmin] Re: PHP vpopmail extension

2004-02-18 Thread Rick Widmer
X-Istence wrote: Rick Widmer wrote (At least in part): I am adding the following functions to vpopmail: valias_select_names, valias_select_names_next, valias_select_names_end Kinda like C++'s std::vector things, allowing you to walk thru an array of aliased domain names. I don't know about

Re: [vchkpw] Encrypt passwords like vpasswd

2004-02-19 Thread Rick Widmer
Radu Bighiu wrote: How can i encrypt passwords with php or perl like vpasswd? crypt() This does require your system so support md5 passwords for it to work in php. http://www.php.net/crypt I whant to insert and change passwords from the web page dirctly in MySQL vpopmail db via PHP or

[vchkpw] PHP extension for vpopmail

2004-02-19 Thread Rick Widmer
There is now a sneak peek at the updated PHP extension for vpopmail available on my test web site: http://kimberly.developersdesk.com/vpopmail.php.tar.gz Basic installation instructions are in INSTALL. You should read README, NEWS and TODO. There are now 21 functions available to access

Re: [vchkpw] PHP extension for vpopmail

2004-02-20 Thread Rick Widmer
Alejandro Aguilar Sierra wrote: On Thu, 19 Feb 2004, Rick Widmer wrote: There are now 21 functions available to access and update information about email addresses. To work they must be run as the vpopmail user. I do it by running apache under the mail user. Hopefully there are other

Re: [vchkpw] autorespond with a [dot] in the email address

2004-02-21 Thread Rick Widmer
Darren Beale wrote: Hi The problem is that the foo.bar address is the one that everyone will be using. I did think about deleting foo.bar reinstating the account to foo and setting up a valias foo.bar but this seems heavy handed and will require quite a bit of work to migrate a lot of

Re: [vchkpw] Re: [qmailadmin] Re: PHP vpopmail extension

2004-02-21 Thread Rick Widmer
Existence wrote: Rick Widmer wrote: That is what i meant, not everyone is able to have a special server just for mail, and thus running Apache as vpopmail:vchkpw is not an option. If you created some sort of deamon that allows you with public and privatekey's to communicate. Then you can

Re: [vchkpw] PHP extension for vpopmail

2004-02-22 Thread Rick Widmer
Eduardo M. Bragatto wrote: Rick Widmer wrote: There are two ways to run the extension that I know of. o Start a separate instance of Apache on its own port or IP address, running as the mail user. This instance should only serve mail related pages. This is very easy to do. o Don't allow any

Re: [vchkpw] PHP extension for vpopmail

2004-02-22 Thread Rick Widmer
Thomas Madej wrote: On 22-Feb-04, at 7:29 PM, Marcin Soltysiak wrote: sudo with PHP extension? When PHP is a module? How? Solt Via PHP's CGI module. Please try it and let me know how it works! Personally, I am quite happy keeping general web sites off the mail server, and running PHP

Re: [vchkpw] PHP extension for vpopmail

2004-02-23 Thread Rick Widmer
Marcin Soltysiak wrote: Another problem, if you allow the www user access to the vpopmail programs - how do you keep every web site on the server from having full access to mail system? The vpopmail library functions don't provide authentication. (They do provide functions for doing

Re: [vchkpw] roaming users

2004-02-24 Thread Rick Widmer
davila wrote: 1) there must be some way to clear that cache (if it exsists) ~vpopmail/bin/clearopensmtp does that job. Somewhere in your install instructions you should be adding that to crontab so it is run periodically. 2) I don't fully understand the concept of roaming users in

Re: [vchkpw] Re: roaming users

2004-02-25 Thread Rick Widmer
davila wrote: 1) Destroy all spammers and take back our network 2) Write a small proxy listener that I can connect to and forward the traffic to my smtp server. 3) Continue being happy using my sqwebmail install when I am out a lovely little cafes Of the possible solutions 3 seems to be the

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmail 5.2.2 minor auth problems

2004-03-07 Thread Rick Widmer
Matt Darcy wrote: Hi all, I built a vpopmail on qmail system for the first time in a long time. I'm using netqmail 1.05 and vpopmail 5.2.2 (for the first time) The first thing I would do is get vpopmail 5.4.0 from here: http://sourceforge.net/projects/vpopmail/ Many bugs have been

Re: [vchkpw] Weird problems

2004-03-15 Thread Rick Widmer
Chris wrote: I reinstalled vpopmail 5.2.1 and now I am having some problems with qmailadmin and sqwebmail. Qmailadmin (1.0.6) will add email accounts, but cannot add alias/forwards. It appears that it works, but the forwards don't appear. Additionally, sqwebmail does not work properly. Users

Re: [vchkpw] Trash folder not counted for quotas

2004-03-16 Thread Rick Widmer
Rainer Duffner wrote: Alex Borges wrote: Is there any reason why the folder named .Trash is not included in quota accounting? Is that part of tyhe maildir++ spec or what? I'd say it's a quick and dirty hack to enable people who are over quota the removal of mail. The operation of putting

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmail management with php

2004-03-29 Thread Rick Widmer
as the vpopmail user. If you want to look at what I've done with pMailAdmin, let me know off list, and I'll send you a copy. Rick Widmer Iavor Raytchev wrote: Hello, I am new to the list. The last weeks I tried to research on php based vpopmail manager. The nearest I found were some vpopmail php

Re: [vchkpw] OT: Radius server

2004-04-01 Thread Rick Widmer
Charles Sprickman wrote: On Wed, 31 Mar 2004, Doug Clements wrote: Radiator (open.com.au) rules. You can do virtually anything, including custom SQL queries. I know, I used to use it. Best radius server ever. But it costs $$ that we don't have. A good start to getting something else

Re: [vchkpw] OT: Radius server

2004-04-01 Thread Rick Widmer
Would someone please make sure this information finds a home somewhere in the vpopmail distribution! Thanks, Rick Ken Jones wrote: On Wednesday 31 March 2004 07:42 pm, Charles Sprickman wrote: Hi all, Also, does anyone have some info on what exactly the values in pw_gid are? It's numeric,

[vchkpw] New PHP extension

2004-04-01 Thread Rick Widmer
A new update to the vpopmail extension for PHP has been uploaded to http://kimberly.developersdesk.com/ I believe it now supports everything that QmailAdmin uses.

Re: [vchkpw] pw_gid flags was: OT: Radius server

2004-04-01 Thread Rick Widmer
Charles Sprickman wrote: Ken (and anyone else who knows), Can you explain a bit how these flags work? When I look in the db at the pw_gid fields, they are all decimal values (ie: 64, 128, etc.). I hope this isn't some kind of bitmasking thing, because that just makes my head spin. That is

Re: [vchkpw] OT: Radius server

2004-04-02 Thread Rick Widmer
Charles Sprickman wrote: On Wed, 31 Mar 2004, Doug Clements wrote: Radiator (open.com.au) rules. You can do virtually anything, including custom SQL queries. I know, I used to use it. Best radius server ever. But it costs $$ that we don't have. A good start to getting something else

Re: [vchkpw] php vpopmail daemon etc. - developing story

2004-04-02 Thread Rick Widmer
X-Istence wrote: why? We could talk to it using normal sockets. I dont see why it would require a special API to talk to a normal deamon on a TCP/IP. Even Unix sockets. Here is my $0.02 on how to best implement a daemon... The daemon is in C [1] and runs under tcpserver. It opens a unix

Re: [vchkpw] php vpopmail daemon etc. - developing story

2004-04-02 Thread Rick Widmer
X-Istence wrote: I'd like to keep it in the vpopmail project. The daemon could be part of the regular code and the php client module could be part of contrib? Ken This would cause problems. Then it would not be in PHP releases, and only in the contrib directory, thus making it still an remote

Re: [vchkpw] php vpopmail daemon etc. - developing story

2004-04-02 Thread Rick Widmer
Paul Oehler wrote: The daemon MUST require all connections to be authenticated, preferably against the vpopmail user base. user rwidmer ok password mypassword ok This is only slightly related to Rick's comments (which I think

Re: [vchkpw] php vpopmail daemon etc. - developing story

2004-04-02 Thread Rick Widmer
Paul Oehler wrote: Is this something related to how qmailadmin (which I know the least about re: vpopmail) does authentication? There is a function that provides authentication: vpasswd( user, domain, password, is_apop ) that returns the user's password info if valid, or 0. The problem

Re: [vchkpw] php vpopmail daemon etc. - developing story

2004-04-02 Thread Rick Widmer
Paul Oehler wrote: There is a function that provides authentication: vpasswd( user, domain, password, is_apop ) that returns the user's password info if valid, or 0. The problem is, if you can execute the vpopmail library at all, you can execute every function within it. This is how

Re: [vchkpw] how will php talk to the daemon

2004-04-02 Thread Rick Widmer
Iavor Raytchev wrote: It seems now the next bottleneck is 'how will php talk to the daemon'. My PHP interface to the daemon would work like this: example.php -- ? include( vpopmail.pobj ); # Information for login

Re: [vchkpw] php vpopmail daemon etc. - developing story

2004-04-03 Thread Rick Widmer
Iavor Raytchev wrote: (on the wiki) * brief idea - combination of extension and daemon I think that should be changed. 'Extension' implies C code that is compiled into PHP. With a daemon there is no need for such drastic measures. 'Module' or 'library' would be better since the whole

Re: [vchkpw] proposed vpopmaild commands/usage

2004-04-03 Thread Rick Widmer
Ken Jones wrote: Here is what I've come up with so far for the vpopmaild daemon. Looking good! Can I get an early copy? I'd like to try to build the PHP object to connect with it using sockets. I think most of what you have done looks great. Comments? Several. You don't show any

Re: [vchkpw] proposed vpopmaild commands/usage

2004-04-03 Thread Rick Widmer
Rick Widmer wrote: mkdir auth: SA - restricted to vpopmail domain directories auth: DA - restricted to DA domain directory auth: U - restricted to users directory usage: mkdir directory OK - on success ERROR error code error message What is directory, and how do I specify them. I think my

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
Ken Jones wrote: Anyone want a test copy of vpopmaild before it gets posted? It could use another set of eyes. Yes, please. Rick

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
Ken Jones wrote: On Monday 05 April 2004 4:05 pm, you wrote: Ken Jones wrote: Anyone want a test copy of vpopmaild before it gets posted? It could use another set of eyes. Got it! It compiled and ran the first time. Good job Ken! Am I correct that any user can be a System admin, if given

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
Ken Jones wrote: On Monday 05 April 2004 2:46 pm, Ken Jones wrote: [snip] I'd like any comments or votes on how this version is using a POP3 type protocol. I like it very much so far! The way you put the user name and password on the same transaction is even better than following pop3

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
Charles Sprickman wrote: On Mon, 5 Apr 2004, Ken Jones wrote: I'd like any comments or votes on how this version is using a POP3 type protocol. Sounds good to me, this is getting exciting! One little question... What are you thinking of as far as encryption? I'm sure there's going to be

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
Rick Macdougall wrote: I'm of the thought that it should be line of text line of text +OK Or even skip the . and just finish with +OK #more text available here That way every single response ends in +OK or -ERR +1. Note, I removed the . in the response list. It will be easier to just look

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
Ken Jones wrote: Any votes on which way of specifying directories would be easier from the client program's point of view? a) full paths b) relative based on user or command As long as you tell me where ~vpopmail is when I login, always using fully qualified paths will be easiest, I think.

[vchkpw] vpopmaild - errors on login

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
I see you have different error messages during login for: invalid email address user does not exist invalid password It might be better to return the same message for all so the hostile hacker can't learn as much about your users. Rick

[vchkpw] vpopmaild - return from login, and others

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
When I login, the following information is returned: vpopmail_dir /mail uid 77 gid 72 name postmaster comment Postmaster quota NOQUOTA dir /mail/domains/test.com/postmaster encrypted_password $1$zkJe.3SH$7HOl1RbwfKcibL67iXjsh/ clear_text_password password

[vchkpw] vpopmaild - Catchall Information

2004-04-05 Thread Rick Widmer
Do I have any better way to obtain information on the catchall status than reading .qmail-default myself? Do I need one?

[vchkpw] vpopmaild - Missing + in list_users

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
The status report, about line 1077, in function list_users is missing the '+'.

[vchkpw] vpopmaild -- PHP Object to access it

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
I have a bit of an object for vpopmaild working. It will login and retrieve the list of users, and domains. The tarball includes an example program. On my system (a 500MHz PII) running both the daemon and this program it retrieved 3108 users from a single domain in 10.23 seconds, and 1563

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
Marcin Soltysiak wrote: - Original Message - From: Ken Jones [EMAIL PROTECTED] Any votes on which way of specifying directories would be easier from the client program's point of view? a) full paths b) relative based on user or command +1 for b) First, it would be a bit like

Re: [vchkpw] test copy of vpopmaild.c

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
Marcin Soltysiak wrote: Either I am missing something or... If we use full path then same operations would look like: Sys Admin would send same as The Domain admin would send same as And the user would send: write_file /path/to/vpopmail/home/domains/test.com/user/VacationMessage And

[vchkpw] vpopmaild - PHP object

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
I just uploaded a new PHP object to interface to the vpopmaild daemon. http://kimberly.developersdesk.com/vpopmaild-php.tar.gz vpopmail.pobj is the source code for the actual object. README lists all available methods in the object. example.php is a command line PHP program that tests the

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmaild - PHP object

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
Marcin Soltysiak wrote: Although I am sysadmin I cannot list users in other domains. I have already reported this to Ken. What is funny, [EMAIL PROTECTED] does not appear in UserList array amd it is only account that had quota set. This may be a new bug.

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmaild development

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
Paul Oehler wrote: Tom Wrote: At the very least, vpopmaild discussion should be on vpopmail-devel instead of the vchkpw list. I am sure that there are others, like me, who aren't interested in following the early stages of development and would prefer not to receive 20-30 messages a day

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmaild - PHP object

2004-04-06 Thread Rick Widmer
Marcin Soltysiak wrote: What is funny, [EMAIL PROTECTED] does not appear in UserList array amd it is only account that had quota set. This may be a new bug. It seems to be the firt entry on list_users..I've check od few domains and everyoan behaved same way. In the ListUsers() function try

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmaild directory specifications

2004-04-08 Thread Rick Widmer
Ken Jones wrote: Here are three suggested ways of specifying relative paths. What do you folks think? user directory relative [EMAIL PROTECTED]/path domain directory relative domain/path I think I can do everything I need to do with just those two. I would prefer you NEVER, EVER allow ANY file

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmaild development

2004-04-14 Thread Rick Widmer
Iavor Raytchev wrote: [snip] Tom: At the very least, vpopmaild discussion should be on vpopmail-devel instead of the vchkpw list. I am sure that there are others, like me, who aren't interested in following the early stages of development and would prefer not to receive 20-30 messages a day

[vchkpw] Sorting Domain Names

2004-04-19 Thread Rick Widmer
After thinking long and hard about the best way to provide sorted domains names, I believe the winner is to sort /var/qmail/users/assign when it is updated by vopomail. Since Qmail and vpopmail don't care about the order of entries in the file, I don't expect it to have any effect on existing

[vchkpw] Add/Delete ordered domains

2004-04-21 Thread Rick Widmer
First, Tom, can I get your alias list code? Update on ordered domain names... I have an insertion sort working with users/assign that keeps domain names in order. Should I try to make it support all the qmail control files or have a separate function for that file? Delete domains I still

Re: [vchkpw] Add/Delete ordered domains

2004-04-21 Thread Rick Widmer
Tom Collins wrote: On Apr 21, 2004, at 4:00 AM, Rick Widmer wrote: I have an insertion sort working with users/assign that keeps domain names in order. Should I try to make it support all the qmail control files or have a separate function for that file? Will there be a procedure for people

Re: [vchkpw] creating maildir on the fly

2004-04-25 Thread Rick Widmer
One thing you might try is send the user a welcome mail right after you create the address. vpopmail will create the maildir when the first message to the address comes in. Rick Tech Info wrote: Hello there, I have a qmail/vpopmail/mysql set-up running on Redhat 8, I would like to know how I

Re: [vchkpw] Forward a message copy

2004-05-12 Thread Rick Widmer
Juan Enciso Condeña wrote: Hi folks. How can forward a copy of message a another account of same domain? I need do this: When somebody send a message to [EMAIL PROTECTED], do: copy to /home/vpopmail/domains/domain.com/user1/Maildir/new/message.eml copy to

Re: [vchkpw] chkusr patch - false negatives

2004-05-12 Thread Rick Widmer
tonix (Antonio Nati) wrote: I feel it would be nice if it could be developed another set of robust vpopmail calls. What if you had vauth_open() which you can call early in the program. If it returns 0, you have a valid authentication connection and can expect later calls to work. If it

Re: [vchkpw] Customizeable .qmail defaults?

2004-05-13 Thread Rick Widmer
Patrick Donker wrote: Where can I get the 5.5.1 devel? On Sourceforge I can only download 5.5.0 I believe that would be HEAD in CVS. http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=85937 If you have any problems, you should probably let me know first, I've made a few changes since Ken, and did not

Re: [vchkpw] Adding domain direct by php

2004-05-09 Thread Rick Widmer
Marcin Gondek wrote: Hi Is there any way to add domain not by vadddomain but via PHP direct inserting data (domain info) in mysql table? Without any disk access, only php+mysql Maybe is there somekind od vpopmail API for php? Only in the bleeding edge CVS versions of vpopmail and qmailadmin.

Re: [vchkpw] vdelivermail bounce-no-mailbox. Can I drop?

2004-05-10 Thread Rick Widmer
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: does vdelivermail mail have a drop-no-mailbox option? Replace drop-no-mailbox with delete Rick

[vchkpw] vdominfo question -- using get_domain_entries()

2004-04-25 Thread Rick Widmer
I am in the process of adding Tom's users/assign code to vpopmail. Currently I have modified the vdominfo program to pass its domain parameter directly to get_domain_entries(). It works for and for a real domain name, but not an alias domain name. Vdominfo returned the following, except that I

Re: [vchkpw] vdominfo question -- using get_domain_entries()

2004-04-26 Thread Rick Widmer
Tom Collins wrote: It might be possible to simply modify get_domain_entries() by adding a few lines (manually typed and not tested): With a screwy users/assign file, you will get weird results. You need to be sure that all real domains are only aliased to themselves. For example, this

[vchkpw] remove_line() logic

2004-04-27 Thread Rick Widmer
In looking at changing how vdeldomain functions, I have found the function remove_line() which does the actual work of removing an entry from various qmail control files. A simple outline of how this function works: lock the file rename the file to the backup file name copy entries

Re: [vchkpw] remove_line() logic

2004-04-27 Thread Rick Widmer
Tom Collins wrote: On Apr 27, 2004, at 1:56 PM, Rick Widmer wrote: So, is there a reason for keeping the logic in delete_line(), or should I re-write it from scratch based on update_file()? Yes, I think you should. Others may disagree though... Rom: I assume you mean I should re-write

Re: [vchkpw] Re: vpopmail with Postifix

2004-04-27 Thread Rick Widmer
Steve Ames wrote: Right. However what I'm saying is that it wouldn't take much to make vpopmail work properly with other MTA. Just jack up the user interface, and replace all the code that does the real work...

Re: [vchkpw] Cdb and mysql auth modules at a time?

2004-04-28 Thread Rick Widmer
Cesare D'Amico wrote: Hi all, I've googled for this, but I came to nothing. Is it possible to configure vpopmail to use more than one auth module at a time? That is not going to be possible because the choice of authentication back-end is made by setting a symlink (vauth.c) at compile time.

Re: [vchkpw] Re: vpopmail with Postifix

2004-04-28 Thread Rick Widmer
Steve Ames wrote: - Original Message - From: Rick Widmer [EMAIL PROTECTED] Right. However what I'm saying is that it wouldn't take much to make vpopmail work properly with other MTA. Just jack up the user interface, and replace all the code that does the real work... I don't believe

Re: [vchkpw] remove_line() logic

2004-04-28 Thread Rick Widmer
Tom Collins wrote: On Apr 27, 2004, at 3:23 PM, Rick Widmer wrote: Rom: I assume you mean I should re-write the function. Yes, and I assume you mean Tom. ;-) Grrr.. Sorry, I guess the fingers were going too fast. I think I've got everything we've discussed completed in vpopmail

Re: [vchkpw] Cdb and mysql auth modules at a time?

2004-04-29 Thread Rick Widmer
Cesare D'Amico wrote: Thanks for all your advices, I'll try to find some time to have a look at the (really interesting) pmailadmin framework. Does it work with cdb files yet? Right now there are things that only work with cdb files. At least with the extension option. Once I get all the

Re: [vchkpw] Re: vpopmail with Postifix

2004-04-30 Thread Rick Widmer
Steve Ames wrote: Am I reading into this statement that vpopmail is already in the process of layering the code in such a manner as to isolate qmail thus allowing, potentially, other MTA libraries to be added and used? If thats the case then I will positively help in whatever way is needed. I

Re: [vchkpw] Troubles running make

2004-05-04 Thread Rick Widmer
Its not a fucking instant message system! Plan to wait for up to a day for an answer, not one hour Patrick Donker wrote: David Wolfskill wrote: On Tue, May 04, 2004 at 09:50:01PM +0200, Patrick Donker wrote: Anybody willing to comment on my problem, or are there only 3 people on this

[vchkpw] MySQL error messages vpalias.c

2004-05-06 Thread Rick Widmer
My travels have finally brought me to the MySQL database module... I am working on improving the error messages returned by vconvert, as part of the process of testing the MySQL back end. The first thing I've noticed is that a number of errors call fprintf(stderr) directly from the extension. I

Re: [vchkpw] valias catch-all

2004-05-16 Thread Rick Widmer
Ewan Bain wrote: On Friday 14 May 2004 9:40 pm, Tom Collins wrote: On May 14, 2004, at 10:20 AM, Ewan Bain wrote: I'm trying to use valias to setup a catch-all address. I've tried several different ways and the mail always bounces. Is it possible to setup a catch-all with valias? Is so how? The

Re: [vchkpw] Temporarily disable mail delivery to domain

2004-05-19 Thread Rick Widmer
Michael Bellears wrote: Is there a simple way to temporarily disable mail delivery to domain (i.e. When a client has not paid there bill) Simple, but not terribly easy. I edit the vpasswd file in the domain and add a '*' in front of each of the encrypted password values. Now no one can download

Re: [vchkpw] Temporarily disable mail delivery to domain

2004-05-19 Thread Rick Widmer
Michael Bellears wrote: Applying the domain limits (pop/imap) works (I have them enforced atm) - But I was hoping there was also a simple way to temp. disable the domain from receiving mail altogether (Would be an even greater motivational factor for the client to pay if mail destined to them

Re: [vchkpw] User-managed mailing lists in virtual hosting environment?

2004-05-20 Thread Rick Widmer
Michael Bellears wrote: Complicating things (apparently) is that our mail server is separate from the Web server on which we provide clients' virtual hosts: That doesn't complicate things, it simplifies them. I do not want clients updating web files on my mail server. You will want an

Re: [vchkpw] make issues

2004-05-20 Thread Rick Widmer
Mark Matrafajlo wrote: do you think it has something todo with the fact that its not in the standard directory /home/vpopmail...on this machine it defaults to /var/qmail/vpopmail ? As long as the home directory is set before you run ./configure it works just fine in any directory. Are you aware

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmail

2004-05-21 Thread Rick Widmer
Radu Spineanu wrote: Hello does the vpopmail user require a valid shell in /etc/passwd ? Only when you need to login for testing. For day to day operation /bin/true or something similar will work fine. Rick

Re: [vchkpw] limiting frequency of user pop sessions

2004-05-26 Thread Rick Widmer
Jeff Koch wrote: We have users that have their email clients set to check for new mail every minute. We ask them to check no more than once every 15 minutes but they don't listen. We are hitting close to 10K pop sessions/hour at peak and it is killing the server. Is there anything we can do to

Re: [vchkpw] RE:[vchkpw] Making qmail check for existant user against vpopmail _before_ accepting mail

2004-05-27 Thread Rick Widmer
tonix (Antonio Nati) wrote: I'll ask, nextly, to join the development group and develop a robust subset of calls solving this problem (for all, not only for chkuser). Help on vpopmail would be welcome, at least by me, [1] but creating another set of calls is not a good way to handle this

Re: [vchkpw] Looking for patches

2004-05-30 Thread Rick Widmer
Bill Gradwohl wrote: I noticed that vdeluser doesn't get rid of the .qmail files for a user if there are any. Has anyone developed a patch to do this? What files were left behind, and where did they come from? Is there a general place to check for patches? I checked the archives before posting,

Re: [vchkpw] Change passwd howto

2004-05-31 Thread Rick Widmer
X-Istence wrote: For cdb there are these things you can do. 1) Wait till the PHP extensions fully work and the vpopmail deamon that the PHP extensions use fully work First a little correction, the PHP extension and the vpopmail daemon are two different ways to do the same thing. The extension

Re: [vchkpw] Change passwd howto

2004-05-31 Thread Rick Widmer
X-Istence wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Rick Widmer wrote: X-Istence wrote: For cdb there are these things you can do. 1) Wait till the PHP extensions fully work and the vpopmail deamon that the PHP extensions use fully work First a little correction, the PHP extension

Re: [vchkpw] qmailadmin question

2004-06-01 Thread Rick Widmer
Chris Miller wrote: When I setup a user in qmailadmin and check the Spam detection? box, it adds |preline /usr/local/bin/maildrop /etc/mailfilter to their ~/.qmail. This is great, except I need it to be something different. Where do I set what the Spam detection box adds to a users .qmail

Re: [vchkpw] Change passwd howto

2004-06-03 Thread Rick Widmer
X-Istence wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Rick Widmer wrote: snip I'm not sure what thread you are looking at, but considering that I wrote all the PHP code on http://pmailadmin.sourceforge.net/, more than doubled the size of the code in the vpopmail extension for PHP

Re: [vchkpw] valias_remove problem

2004-06-04 Thread Rick Widmer
master wrote: Hi, i have recently wanted to add to alias to one user and when i try to remove it i get this error : Error: valias_remove() not implemented for non-SQL backends. will this be fix in the next release of vpopmail ? because not only sql need this features. There is a fair chance you

Re: [vchkpw] vpopmail installation on a Client MySQL Server

2004-06-04 Thread Rick Widmer
Kirti S. Bajwa wrote: /home/vpopmail/bin/vadddomain: error while loading sharred libraries: libmysqlclient.so.12: cannot open shared object file: no such file or directory What is this error how to fix it? The mysql-client and/or mysql-devel packages (what ever RedHat calls them) are not

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