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by palinka
2019-08-22 00:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can’t find my DNS name server
Replies: 6
Views: 60

Re: Can’t find my DNS name server

Your IP is your physical address. A number eg: 123.321.23.34 Your A record is a DNS record that points your domain name to your physical address. Eg: example.com -> 123.321.23.34 MX is a DNS record that points to your A record, which in turn points to your physical address. Eg: mail.example.com -> e...
by palinka
2019-08-21 18:39
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script
Replies: 12
Views: 141

Re: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script

Probably about your ODBC driver hMailserver is 32 bit, so you need the 32 bit connector, even to a 64 bit MySQL He said he was using the 64 version. The version of hmailserver is: 5.7.0-B2428 (x64) That particular version was made over a year and a half ago, and a LOT of changes have happened since...
by palinka
2019-08-21 14:57
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: My Hmailserver professional usage....
Replies: 8
Views: 153

Re: My Hmailserver professional usage....

When my 10+ year old "server" finally bit the dust after limping along a while, i bought a no-frills refurb office-style desktop online (no monitor, no extras) for about $140, with SSD and win 10 pro. It's plenty of horsepower for my needs even though it's a very basic system. Then i later bought a ...
by palinka
2019-08-21 14:34
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script
Replies: 12
Views: 141

Re: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script

Can it be something about that MySQL is 64bit - and i have both installed MySQL ODBC 32bit and 64bit..? - or somehting about that the anti-spam filter and anti-virus filter are both enabled..? Thanks. I bet you're on thr right track with those notions. The second one is easy to test - just disable ...
by palinka
2019-08-21 14:25
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script
Replies: 12
Views: 141

Re: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script

mattg wrote:
2019-08-21 02:26
Probably about your ODBC driver

hMailserver is 32 bit, so you need the 32 bit connector, even to a 64 bit MySQL
He said he was using the 64 version.
The version of hmailserver is: 5.7.0-B2428 (x64)
by palinka
2019-08-19 14:57
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script
Replies: 12
Views: 141

Re: Critical error when eventhandlers is running my script

Maybe try OnSMTPData instead of OnAcceptMessage.
by palinka
2019-08-19 13:41
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: Step by step LetsEncrypt WinSimple
Replies: 43
Views: 18649

Re: Step by step LetsEncrypt WinSimple

To be honest, not many windows machines run continuously for 55 days anyway, mostly there is a monthly reboot for updates at least (second Tuesday of the month). The life of the Lets Encrypt Cert is 90 days - so you are probably safe to never have to manually restart apache This has been true up to...
by palinka
2019-08-18 15:21
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: My Hmailserver professional usage....
Replies: 8
Views: 153

Re: My Hmailserver professional usage....

jimimaseye wrote:
2019-08-18 15:16
Already considered but I don't have a machine suitable nor do i think i can justify the cost of running one 24 hours (just for a few personal emails).
I have solar power on my roof. What's one more appliance. :mrgreen:
by palinka
2019-08-18 15:09
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: My Hmailserver professional usage....
Replies: 8
Views: 153

Re: My Hmailserver professional usage....

Bummer indeed. Maybe you could do what i do, setup on residential ip using ddns and a relay. I only pay $5/ month for my relay service and ddns is free using my domain provider's service (i just pay for the domains, which everyone has to do anyway). That is, if you have any interest, of course. Soun...
by palinka
2019-08-15 13:32
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 54
Views: 954

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

According to Lene Hau the speed of light is controllable... She managed to slow down speed of light to 17 meters/second and she can capture, stop and release captured light at will ... so don't say things can't be done just 'cause you don't understand them. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lene_Hau ...
by palinka
2019-08-15 13:02
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 54
Views: 954

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

Dravion wrote:
2019-08-14 15:06
We can discuss even Beer in this section, so it's up to us.
Personally, that's my favorite topic, if by "discussion" you mean "consumption". :mrgreen:
by palinka
2019-08-14 10:58
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 54
Views: 954

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

BTW, i suspect that leading bandwith eater currently (in total per year) is phone updates. just see the size of an update and multiply it by nr. of mobile phones on this planet, and this for 2-3 times yearly (at least my Samsung). That's a lot of bandwidth for sure, but now that i think about it, y...
by palinka
2019-08-14 01:30
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 54
Views: 954

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

It's counted as the 4th big Country regarding Electricity consumption and one extrem factor ist just Email spam. IMHO it should treated like a crime. I'm pretty sure porn dwarfs spam in terms of resources. Spam is tiny compared to the bandwidth and energy required for hosting and delivering porn. S...
by palinka
2019-08-14 01:20
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 54
Views: 954

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

This topic is about climate impact of Emails in general and 85% of all Emails are just Spam! The only saving made would be made by this figure not existing is the capacity of the hosting storage disks wouldn't need to be so big. But then with nano technology and ssd storage (even with ye olde whirl...
by palinka
2019-08-13 19:18
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 40
Views: 938

Re: hMailServer 5.7

mattg wrote:
2019-08-13 09:26
RvdH wrote:
2019-08-13 08:28
OnHelo & OnClientLogon Script Handlers, both very useful for scripting, blocking, reporting abusive IP's
+1 from me
+1 from me too. Extremely useful.
by palinka
2019-08-12 16:58
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Database Connection Log
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Database Connection Log

Pushed a bug fix for REGEX searches that failed due to "+" in URL. Files: https://github.com/palinkas-jo-reggelt/hMailServer-MySQL-Connection-Log Working example including plus sign here: http://hmsfirewallbandemo.ddns.net/accrej/index.php?submit=Search&search=REGEX:%5El.%2B%5C%5C.it%24 For some rea...
by palinka
2019-08-09 10:32
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Removing XP, Vista and Server 2003 support in 5.7
Replies: 6
Views: 250

Re: Removing XP, Vista and Server 2003 support in 5.7

Given that hMailserver is free, and not upgrading (just because M$ forces you) also remains free, I can fairly see why this would be the choice of many. Removing support for running on Server 2003/XP etc might well alienate those and you effectively force people to invest (effectively cutting off t...
by palinka
2019-08-08 23:13
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Database Connection Log
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Database Connection Log

I just committed an update to GitHub. Now you can search HELO by regex. I think this can be very useful. Have a try with a sample query (put in code quotes to prevent truncating) http://hmsfirewallbandemo.ddns.net/accrej/index.php?submit=Search&search=REGEX:^\\[(([0-9]|[1-9][0-9]|1[0-9]{2}|2[0-4][0-...
by palinka
2019-08-08 17:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: <empty> from address php mail()
Replies: 9
Views: 220

Re: <empty> from address php mail()

Cool. Thanks for the update. I haven't had time to mess with it, but I'm kind of interested in the blat.exe idea from a proof of concept angle. Should be pretty simple. If i get it working I'll post the mailer php here.
by palinka
2019-08-07 00:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: <empty> from address php mail()
Replies: 9
Views: 220

Re: <empty> from address php mail()

Maybe try this: https://github.com/PHPMailer/PHPMailer

I need to do this too. I have a forgotten about mall form that i broke when i changed hmailserver settings to require authentication on localhost.

Or if you want to roll your own, I'm sure you could integrate blat.exe into a php cmd line.
by palinka
2019-08-06 18:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: <empty> from address php mail()
Replies: 9
Views: 220

Re: <empty> from address php mail()

Why not just add the header to your script and/or authenticate?

$header = "From: $name <$email>\r\n";
by palinka
2019-08-05 12:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 412

Re: Installing

I don't even know if the web admin will run on php4. I have no idea. Php4 is very old now. Anyway, that's really outside the scope if this forum. Your best bet is to get everything working first. My advice is to dump what you have and install a wamp with at least php 5.6 that is preconfigured so you...
by palinka
2019-08-04 22:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 412

Re: Installing

Joe wrote:
2019-08-04 02:19
I'm using a 32bit windows application, so doesn't look like xampp will help. Thanks for all your help.
Look for older v5.
by palinka
2019-08-03 23:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 412

Re: Installing

Joe wrote:
2019-08-03 22:10
I have not used xampp.

Can I just edit the index.php file?
Only if you want to completely break it.
by palinka
2019-08-03 20:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 412

Re: Installing

palinka wrote:
2019-08-03 11:09
Try uninstalling xampp. PHP wil be configured automatically. You'll still need a couple of tweaks but it will be a heck of a lot easier to troubleshoot.
Sorry - just noticed that's a typo. Should be try installing xampp.
by palinka
2019-08-03 11:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 412

Re: Installing

Try uninstalling xampp. PHP wil be configured automatically. You'll still need a couple of tweaks but it will be a heck of a lot easier to troubleshoot.
by palinka
2019-08-03 03:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 412

Re: Installing

What happens when you go to http://localhost/PHPWebAdmin/index.php ? Clearly, at least Apache has configuration issues. In httpd.conf add index.php to <IfModule dir_module> DirectoryIndex index.php </IfModule> If you're missing this basic thing, you probably have a lot more configuration issues
by palinka
2019-08-02 18:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using STARTTLS for message delivery
Replies: 23
Views: 499

Re: Using STARTTLS for message delivery

The goes my 99.73% confidence level down the toilet. :mrgreen:
by palinka
2019-08-02 16:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using STARTTLS for message delivery
Replies: 23
Views: 499

Re: Using STARTTLS for message delivery

Thanks for the reply I created a Self-Signed Certificate and added it. Not sure where to select it for use. Settings > Advanced > TCP/IP Ports > 0.0.0.0 / 25 / SMTP > Connection Security = STARTTLS (optional) and choose your certificate from the drop down list. Edit - some servers check certificate...
by palinka
2019-08-02 16:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

Says here you're a spammer. NOT policy blocked: https://www.abuseat.org/lookup.cgi?ip=45.7.171.88 RESULTS OF LOOKUP 45.7.171.88 is listed This IP address was detected and listed 7 times in the past 28 days, and 1 times in the past 24 hours. The most recent detection was at Fri Aug 2 12:35:00 2019 UT...
by palinka
2019-08-02 15:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using STARTTLS for message delivery
Replies: 23
Views: 499

Re: Using STARTTLS for message delivery

Im pretty sure (not 100% but like 99.73%) that you need a certificate in order to use tls of any kind. Do you have a working certificate installed?
by palinka
2019-08-02 15:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

And after to send the email I get take this return of email Your message did not reach some or all of the intended recipients. Sent: Fri, 2 Aug 2019 10:25:56 -0300 Subject: teste2 The following recipient(s) could not be reached: diogo@3ia.com.br Error Type: SMTP Remote server (162.220.60.234) issue...
by palinka
2019-08-02 15:05
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 964

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

You will not find objections from actual users of hMailServer. Guaranteed.
by palinka
2019-08-02 02:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

palinka wrote:
2019-08-01 16:38
palinka wrote:
2019-08-01 00:33

Send an email, wait a minute then post the log here.
by palinka
2019-08-01 16:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

palinka wrote:
2019-08-01 00:33

Send an email, wait a minute then post the log here.
by palinka
2019-08-01 00:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

He's blacklisted on spamhaus.

Send an email, wait a minute then post the log here.
by palinka
2019-07-31 22:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

Are you able to send and receive mail?
by palinka
2019-07-31 17:23
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: HCD - SSL-Simplification with Letsencrypt
Replies: 19
Views: 1398

Re: HCD - SSL-Simplification with Letsencrypt

Not an issue unless it's across a public network Bingo! Bedsides push email, calendar &contact sync, one of the benefits of horde with activesync is that i can close all (email) ports except for 25. All user mail traffic goes through 443. I know you deny connections outside "the Danish realm". I de...
by palinka
2019-07-31 16:02
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Reject on Spamhaus DBL
Replies: 9
Views: 577

Re: Reject on Spamhaus DBL

Uce-protect hit on a few Amazon ses IPs, which then were rejected. I later found out Amazon ses is perennially blacklisted by uce protect. The are plenty of spammers on Amazon ses, but plenty of non spammers too. Unfortunately i can't know if these were spam or ham since i did not receive the messag...
by palinka
2019-07-31 15:49
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: HCD - SSL-Simplification with Letsencrypt
Replies: 19
Views: 1398

Re: HCD - SSL-Simplification with Letsencrypt

SorenR wrote:
2019-07-31 15:34
IF you use POP3 pickup and an outbound Relay you don't need a certificate anyways :roll:
Imap users get to transmit passwords in unencrypted plain text when picking up mail, i guess... :mrgreen:
by palinka
2019-07-31 12:16
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Martin is back
Replies: 45
Views: 1644

Re: Martin is back

HCD sounds very, very optimistic to me!
by palinka
2019-07-29 22:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

1) Delete the relay. We know from earlier that you're relaying to yourself. 2) Delete the IP range 172.16.30.3 - 172.16.30.3. This is your IP. 3) Change your hostname to a FQDN (in earlier post, log showed [172.16.30.3]). That will get you firewall banned on my server and I don't care what the RFC h...
by palinka
2019-07-29 20:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

OK, now we're getting somewhere. First of all, run this and post the results: https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914 However, it appears to have failed at your transmission to your relay. "APPLICATION" 7604 "2019-07-29 14:00:24.693" "SMTPDeliverer - Message 58: Delivering messa...
by palinka
2019-07-29 18:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

A few details about your configuration would be helpful. Logs too.
by palinka
2019-07-29 15:41
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Reject on Spamhaus DBL
Replies: 9
Views: 577

Re: Reject on Spamhaus DBL

37 hits since I started watching. Since I was submitting only the "2LD" parsed via regex, potentially I could have had one or two more hits if I submitted the entire hostname. All but one of them was picked up by spamhaus zen. That's good! Any variation means that it could be useful for connection r...
by palinka
2019-07-29 12:04
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Reject on Spamhaus DBL
Replies: 9
Views: 577

Re: Reject on Spamhaus DBL

Good catch and way easier to fix! Sub OnHELO(oClient) ' Exclude local LAN & Backup from test If (Left(oClient.IPAddress, 8) = "192.168.") Then Exit Sub If (Left(oClient.IPAddress, 9) = "127.0.0.1") Then Exit Sub If (Left(oClient.IPAddress, 12) = "184.105.182.") Then Exit Sub ' Test Spamhaus Domain B...
by palinka
2019-07-28 21:55
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Reject on Spamhaus DBL
Replies: 9
Views: 577

Re: Reject on Spamhaus DBL

"example.rj.gov.br" and "example.fukuchi.fukuoka.jp" are 3rd and 4th level domains According to the list https://publicsuffix.org/list/ both "rj.gov.br" and "fukuchi.fukuoka.jp" are TLD's. erotica.hu erotika.hu Also TLDs. :mrgreen: Looks like I'l have to take a second run at it. :mrgreen:
by palinka
2019-07-28 20:53
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Reject on Spamhaus DBL
Replies: 9
Views: 577

Re: Reject on Spamhaus DBL

Well, I have apparently been using it for a long time ;-) It is listed as one of my URIBL servers :mrgreen: Yes, but that's for scoring not reject connection. :wink: The big challenge is that you need to convert to 2LD (Second-level) domain for dbl.spamhaus.org to check. Usually a 2LD is like "exam...
by palinka
2019-07-27 12:40
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Reject on Spamhaus DBL
Replies: 9
Views: 577

Reject on Spamhaus DBL

I've been playing around with Spamhaus and found they do domain testing also. I thought I'd give it a whack. The first test is on the highest level domain found in the helo. I haven't implemented that yet. Still testing. I haven't seen any false positives, but this could be dangerous so I'm going to...
by palinka
2019-07-24 16:35
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Database Connection Log
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Database Connection Log

The demo is up and running: http://hmsfirewallbandemo.ddns.net/accrej/

It contains sanitized email logons. I will not be updating the demo db in real time the way I do the firewall ban demo database. There are about 4 days worth of data, which is plenty to get the idea and see how it works.
by palinka
2019-07-23 12:51
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Database Connection Log
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Database Connection Log

V.0.02 on GitHub. Changes: * Added auto-populate drop down boxes to search "reason", "port" and "event" * Removed "stringport" as superfluous * Added hmsCLExpire.ps1 to auto expire entries via scheduled task * Added OnClientLogon event to EventHandlers.vbs I'll try to get the demo working today. Sin...
by palinka
2019-07-23 01:17
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Database Connection Log
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Re: Database Connection Log

New releases will be here. https://github.com/palinkas-jo-reggelt/ ... ection-Log

Basically the only thing I plan to change is adding a method of deleting entries after an expiration period.
by palinka
2019-07-22 21:57
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Database Connection Log
Replies: 5
Views: 364

Database Connection Log

For a while I've been formatting entries in my connection log to make it easy to parse in a spreadsheet using space delimiters. But its kind of a pain to retrieve, convert, sort, etc to find what I wanted, which usually pertained to a connection I wanted to investigate. While going through this hass...
by palinka
2019-07-21 20:28
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 54
Views: 954

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

I believe back in the old days burning witches also had an impact on climate change. Good thing we don't do that anymore. Now we only have to deal with politicians letting out co2 every time they open their mouths. Burning politicians would have a positive effect on the environment. Sustainability ...
by palinka
2019-07-20 22:15
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Stackoverflow hMail Support Tag
Replies: 10
Views: 490

Re: Stackoverflow hMail Support Tag

Also for years now most users seem to think mail comes always and by default integrated with contacts/calendars/etc, of which hMail knows nothing about, and I'm ok with that but for a real implementation in this smartphone-first world it's a big roadblock for new installs. Aside from exchange, is t...
by palinka
2019-07-20 22:09
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer
Replies: 33
Views: 1398

Re: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer

I know that particular example is not a false positive. In general there are too many false positives, such as my dynu example and RvdH's listing. And i know you're arguing that RvdH is not a false positive, but only in the narrowest sense according to your ruleset. If it flags a non spamming IP, th...
by palinka
2019-07-20 20:31
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer
Replies: 33
Views: 1398

Re: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer

My apologies. It appears I used the wrong IP address. :oops:

a1i600.smtp2go.com 43.228.186.88 is one of their relay IPs.

Name: 88.186.228.43.dnsbl.spamdonkey.com
Address: 127.0.0.2

Still too many false positives for me. Good luck.
by palinka
2019-07-20 18:24
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer
Replies: 33
Views: 1398

Re: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer

You may disagree with my criteria. You may conclude that SpamDonkey is not for you. However, I have 3 companies (not individuals, companies) and one ISP using SpamDonkey with good results, and that is encouraging. Take care! Eduardo Well, I hope I never have to send mail to any of those companies. ...
by palinka
2019-07-20 16:21
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer
Replies: 33
Views: 1398

Re: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer

SpamDonkey hit: 207.38.69.194 - mail.dynu.com - United States at 2019-07-20 07:32:02.299 Zulu. Time included is USA EDT (New York) Yep. It is dynamic IP domain provider. I have 30 IPs listed under this domain and all have also hits on my spam traps. I cleaned their servers listed on the SPF record,...
by palinka
2019-07-20 15:29
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer
Replies: 33
Views: 1398

Re: New DNSBL designed for hMailServer

Would you please explain ALL of your listing criteria for each level? It does not appear to be available on your website. The only one we know of is if rDNS fails it goes straight to level 5. I can’t tell you ALL my listing criteria. Most of them are fails I identified on the way spammers behave an...