How to redirect local root mail to an email address with Postfix

After you install postfix, then you may wnat to have root’s email sent to a real email address. This will help to send cron jobs to you. Edit the /etc/aliases file and add your username and external email address. # root: youremailaddress@domain.com Now run this command:- # newaliases Now restart Postfix:- # service postfix restart Read more about How to redirect local root mail to an email address with Postfix[…]

Fatal: bind 0.0.0.0 port 25: Address already in use with plesk server

Post fix restart produces the following # tail -f /usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog Mar 4 21:40:07 postfix/postfix-script[24660]: fatal: the Postfix mail system is not running Mar 4 21:40:08 postfix/postfix-script[24731]: starting the Postfix mail system Mar 4 21:40:08 postfix/master[24732]: fatal: bind 0.0.0.0 port 25: Address already in use Look for multiple instances of smtp inet n – n – Read more about Fatal: bind 0.0.0.0 port 25: Address already in use with plesk server[…]

Notice: Error: EHLO not accepted from server

Error in plesk postfix email logs: Notice: Error: EHLO not accepted from server! in /var/www/vhosts/domain.com/httpdocs/system/library/mail.php on line 237 Check postfix main and comment out non_smtpd_milters: smtpd_milters = , inet:127.0.0.1:12768 #non_smtpd_milters = , inet:127.0.0.1:12768 Restart postfix: # service postfix restart Shutting down postfix: [ OK ] Starting postfix: [ OK ]

Postfix: mails sent through sendmail binary are blocked because of wrong HELO

My server is using Centos 6.5 I updated from Plesk 11.5 to 12 last week and postfix to 2.8.17. Since then, all mails sent using the sendmail binary (notifications, mail forwards…) are being rejected with a wrong HELO hostname: localhost. It seems that sendmail is using locahost as a HELO tag which is not accepted. Read more about Postfix: mails sent through sendmail binary are blocked because of wrong HELO[…]

X-No-Relay: not in my network” and “X-No-Auth: unauthenticated sender” in message

Source: http://kb.sp.parallels.com/en/115472 My server is using the Postfix mail server. For some reason, all messages it sends contain unnecessary headers, like the following: X-No-Relay: not in my network or X-No-Auth: unauthenticated sender The number of headers is multiplied by the number of message recipients, e.g., the headers of a message sent to two recipients would Read more about X-No-Relay: not in my network” and “X-No-Auth: unauthenticated sender” in message[…]

Clear Mail queue on Postfix or Plesk

How to clear the mailqueue. Check the mailq: # /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/mailqueuemng -s View 5 of the items for a certain domain: # /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/mailqueuemng -s | grep -C 5 user@domain.com # /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/mailqueuemng -D” or # postsuper -d ALL If you get a permission error on an older PLesk 9 instance # /usr/sbin/postsuper -d ALL To remove specific Read more about Clear Mail queue on Postfix or Plesk[…]