miércoles, 21 de enero de 2004

MTA Basic operation


Please inform any corrections.

exim-2.053



+----------------------------------------------------------------------+
| Daemon start | exim -bd -q1h |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Daemon termination | kill -TERM `cat /var/run/exim.pid` |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Daemon is for | receive, queue management |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Concurrency control | remote_max_parallel = in |
| | /usr/local/etc/exim/configure |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Message submission | exim -f SDR RCPT |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Logging | /var/log/exim_mainlog |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Outgoing queue | /var/spool/exim/input/* |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Listing of queued | exim -bp |
| messages | |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Force queue processing | exim -q |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Location of aliases | /etc/aliases |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Reconstruction of alias | not required |
| db | |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------+

postfix beta-19990122-pl01




+----------------------------------------------------------------------+
| Daemon start | /usr/local/postfix/bin/postfix start |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Daemon termination | /usr/local/postfix/bin/postfix stop |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Daemon is for | receive, send, queue management |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Concurrency control | 'smtp' line in /etc/postfix/master.cf |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Message submission | /usr/local/postfix/bin/sendmail -f SDR |
| | RCPT |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Logging | /var/log/maillog (syslog) |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Outgoing queue | /var/spool/postfix/deferred/* |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Listing of queued | /usr/local/postfix/bin/sendmail -bp |
| messages | |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Force queue processing | /usr/local/postfix/bin/sendmail -q |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Location of aliases | /etc/aliases (see /etc/postfix/main.cf) |
|-------------------------+--------------------------------------------|
| Reconstruction of alias | /usr/local/postfix/bin/postalias |
| db | |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------+

Configurations can be seen with /usr/local/postfix/bin/postconf

qmail-1.03



+----------------------------------------------------------------------+
| Daemon start | /var/qmail/boot/home |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Daemon termination | kill -TERM 'PID of qmail-send' |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Daemon is for | receive, send, queue management (qmail-smtpd |
| | required for receiving) |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Concurrency control | just numerics in |
| | /var/qmail/control/concurrencyremote |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Message submission | /var/qmail/bin/qmail-inject -fSND RCPT |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Logging | /var/log/maillog (via syslog) |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Outgoing queue | /var/qmail/queue/remote/* |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Listing of queued | /var/qmail/bin/sendmail -bp ; |
| messages | /var/qmail/bin/qmail-qstat |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Force queue | kill -ALRM 'PID of qmail-send' |
| processing | |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Location of aliases | var/qmail/alias/.qmail-* |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Reconstruction of | not required (without fastforward) |
| alias db | |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------+

sendmail-8.9.3


+----------------------------------------------------------------------+
| Daemon start | /usr/sbin/sendmail -bd -q1h |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Daemon termination | kill -TERM `head -1 |
| | /var/run/sendmail.pid` |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Daemon is for | receive, queue management (not for |
| | send) |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Concurrency control | ----------------------------------- |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Message submission | /usr/sbin/sendmail -fSDR RCPT |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Logging | /var/log/maillog (syslog) |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Outgoing queue | /var/spool/mqueue/ |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Listing of queued messages | /usr/sbin/sendmail -bp ; mailq |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Force queue processing | /usr/sbin/sendmail -q |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Location of aliases | /etc/aliases (see /etc/sendmail.cf) |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Reconstruction of alias db | /usr/sbin/sendmail -bi ; newaliases |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------+

zmailer-2.99.50s11



+----------------------------------------------------------------------+
| Daemon start | zmailer |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Daemon termination | zmailer stop |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Daemon is for | receive, send, queue management |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Concurrency control | maxchannel of smtp/* in |
| | /usr/local/zmailer/scheduler.conf |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Message submission | /usr/local/zmailer/bin/sendmail -f SDR RCPT |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Logging | /var/log/mail/smtp |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Outgoing queue | /var/spool/postoffice/queue/* |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Listing of queued | /usr/local/zmailer/bin/mailq |
| messages | |
| Message submission | /usr/sbin/sendmail -fSDR RCPT |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Logging | /var/log/maillog (syslog) |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Outgoing queue | /var/spool/mqueue/ |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Listing of queued messages | /usr/sbin/sendmail -bp ; mailq |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Force queue processing | /usr/sbin/sendmail -q |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Location of aliases | /etc/aliases (see /etc/sendmail.cf) |
|----------------------------+-----------------------------------------|
| Reconstruction of alias db | /usr/sbin/sendmail -bi ; newaliases |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------+

zmailer-2.99.50s11



+----------------------------------------------------------------------+
| Daemon start | zmailer |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Daemon termination | zmailer stop |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Daemon is for | receive, send, queue management |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Concurrency control | maxchannel of smtp/* in |
| | /usr/local/zmailer/scheduler.conf |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Message submission | /usr/local/zmailer/bin/sendmail -f SDR RCPT |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Logging | /var/log/mail/smtp |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Outgoing queue | /var/spool/postoffice/queue/* |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Listing of queued | /usr/local/zmailer/bin/mailq |
| messages | |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Force queue | zmailer resubmit |
| processing | |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Location of aliases | /usr/local/zmailer/db/aliases (:include: must |
| | be quoted with "") |
|---------------------+------------------------------------------------|
| Reconstruction of | /usr/local/zmailer/bin/newaliases |
| alias db | |
+----------------------------------------------------------------------+

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