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by palinka
2021-01-18 15:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Multiple Instances on one DB Server
Replies: 5
Views: 33

Re: Multiple Instances on one DB Server

Hi there, I have a question where I couldn't find an answer yet. Currently I'm running an instance of hMailserver on the embedded CE database. Now as I get quite a bit of emails a day, I would like to move to a MySQL DB (at amazon RDS) where I expect a better performance. For a single instance this...
by palinka
2021-01-15 04:06
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: CIA UFO document dump
Replies: 0
Views: 41

CIA UFO document dump

I ran across this link today. I'm not a UFO nut or anything like that, but I looked at a few of these documents and let's just say... its interesting to say the least. I'm just sharing here because I thought some of you nerds might be as nerdy as me. www. theblackvault.com/documentarchive/ufos-the-c...
by palinka
2021-01-14 13:58
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Also, this thread: Spamassassin bootcamp https://hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic ... 6&start=60

Read it like its scripture. :mrgreen:
by palinka
2021-01-14 13:55
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

$BayesBackupLocation= "C:\bayes_backup" :oops: What should be the FILE name for the Backup I don't know. Guide please. ::Edit:: Tried putting file name "C:\bayes_backup\Bayes.bak" but it doesn't like it. maybe needs a specific name . Also trying to change from flat file DB of Bayes to MYSQL DB but ...
by palinka
2021-01-13 18:22
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Or, instead of Out-Null, use Out-String. One of them is bound to work. You'll have to test it out and let me know which one works. Out of curiosity, what database and what version are you using? Tried all variations but the error stays, BUT the SQL dump is coming successfully. I checked over the we...
by palinka
2021-01-13 16:33
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Also, this is interesting. I don't get this warning. I'll look into that. Looks like it dumped successfully anyway. 12/01/2021 12:07 PM : ---------------------------- 12/01/2021 12:07 PM : Begin backing up MySQL mysqldump.exe : mysqldump: [Warning] Using a password on the command line interface can...
by palinka
2021-01-13 16:20
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

palinka wrote:
2021-01-13 01:38
jimimaseye wrote:
2021-01-12 13:51
Maybe the help text helps:

Code: Select all

C:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\Bin>7za
[/quote]

I'll be damned. It does work. No changes in code except for exe location. 👍

Will change tonight.
[/quote]

Done.
by palinka
2021-01-13 01:38
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Maybe the help text helps: C:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\Bin>7za 7-Zip (A) 9.20 Copyright (c) 1999-2010 Igor Pavlov 2010-11-18 Usage: 7za <command> [<switches>...] <archive_name> [<file_names>...] [<@listfiles...>] <Commands> a: Add files to archive b: Benchmark d: Delete files from archive e:...
by palinka
2021-01-13 00:02
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Maybe not everyone will read the link so just for clarification: PowerShell uses the grave accent ( ` ) character as its escape character. Just add it before each space in the file name. (You’ll find this character above the Tab key and below the Esc key on your keyboard.) type C:\Test` Folder\Test...
by palinka
2021-01-12 14:39
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Maybe the help text helps: C:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\Bin>7za 7-Zip (A) 9.20 Copyright (c) 1999-2010 Igor Pavlov 2010-11-18 Usage: 7za <command> [<switches>...] <archive_name> [<file_names>...] [<@listfiles...>] <Commands> a: Add files to archive b: Benchmark d: Delete files from archive e:...
by palinka
2021-01-12 13:48
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Here's a tip: There is a 7zip executable already provided by Hmailserver: C:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\Bin\7za.exe Why not use that and do away with separate 7zip install and path? My understanding is that 7za will not make the encrypted multi-volume archive with file header encryption (highe...
by palinka
2021-01-12 13:27
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

One more error in Bayes processing cmd.exe : Access is denied. At C:\Scripts\HMSBackup\hMailServerBackupFunctions.ps1:729 char:5 + ... & cmd /c "`"$SADir\sa-learn.exe`" --backup > `"$BayesBack ... + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ + CategoryInfo : NotSpecified: (Access is ...
by palinka
2021-01-12 13:25
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Implemented the code but getting error in using 7zip for logs, calling the 7zip, I checked your code in hMailServerBackupFunctions.ps1 also it is the same, still it is throwing this error here for logs of PATH. but it is successfully creating zip for the main backup of mails and other data. PS: $Se...
by palinka
2021-01-10 23:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate to new Internet provider. TIPS?
Replies: 6
Views: 217

Re: Migrate to new Internet provider. TIPS?

jim.bus wrote:
2021-01-10 22:32
Probably the main worry about changing ISP Provider would be with the IP Address and whether or not it is on any Blacklists.
^^ This.

Get you new IP but don't put your production server on it until you've confirmed its clean.
by palinka
2021-01-10 22:40
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Winscp can do a synchronize backup (using sftp). It can reference destination by ftp or by unc as per your choice) but using sftp protocol can you can look down to single port and connection authentication therefore secure against unwanted connections and devices. It can also de incorporated in scr...
by palinka
2021-01-10 03:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Gmail "be careful with this message"
Replies: 117
Views: 4032

Re: Gmail "be careful with this message"

Half the listserv functionality is the sending and receiving email bit. The other half is a web display of the list messages. That's been on my back burner list for a long time. Maybe I'll get working on that soon. I messed around with php IMAP stuff a while back and got a bare bones thing working, ...
by palinka
2021-01-08 14:33
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Looks like you can use copy-item with unc paths.

https://duckduckgo.com/?q=powershell+co ... work+share

I never tried it. But then, i never tried anything i never did before i did them. :D
by palinka
2021-01-08 14:10
Forum: Scripting
Topic: hMailServer Offsite Backup
Replies: 56
Views: 6601

Re: hMailServer Offsite Backup

Please ignore my Ignorance but I am no programmer but learning from the forum. :D That was me not long ago. :D Sorry, but you caught me at a bad time. I have to go away for the weekend with no computer, so I won't be able to get to much until Monday, but I have a couple of minutes now, so... :D For...
by palinka
2021-01-07 23:04
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Floyd
Replies: 38
Views: 11337

Re: Floyd

jimimaseye wrote:
2021-01-07 18:40
Ill be honest: its lost on me. If it was meant to be making a point or hint it failed. It's just a picture of a sign.
I'm just going to leave it at this: I still firmly believe that this election is not going to turn out the way you think it will (or has).
by palinka
2021-01-07 22:59
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Floyd
Replies: 38
Views: 11337

Re: Floyd

SorenR wrote:
2021-01-07 18:05
That image is very telling about the atitude of american sites... IT DON'T WORK IN EU! HINT: GDPR!
Maybe your ISP is filtering badthink. Or reallybadthink.
by palinka
2021-01-07 14:17
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Floyd
Replies: 38
Views: 11337

Re: Floyd

And the supreme court is not the avenue that will get Trump re-inaugurated You got that right. His attempts failed miserably. They're displaying their corruption. there is a process that does not end with electors sending their ballots and certifications to Washington by registered mail. Yeah, in t...
by palinka
2021-01-07 13:52
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 254
Views: 76768

Re: Corona Virus

jimimaseye wrote:
2021-01-07 13:48
palinka wrote:
2020-11-10 15:18
here is no outgoing president. There is a current president awaiting re-inauguration and a fake-news-pretending-to-be pipe dream of a president. But no outgoing president. Not in 2020.
No, but there is in 2021. Or is this fake too?
Patience is a virtue, grasshopper.
by palinka
2021-01-06 18:14
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Firewall Ban
Replies: 155
Views: 67150

Re: Firewall Ban

Sir, I think you need to apply API key now for the map to load. Can you check this please. I purposely did not use anything that would require an api key. Something changed with Google maps and I haven't been able to fix it. I should have simply removed it from github. In the meantime, you can comm...
by palinka
2021-01-06 02:18
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 254
Views: 76768

Re: Corona Virus

jim.bus wrote:
2021-01-06 01:19
And that is another reason why I support impeaching Chump again
¯\_(ツ)_/¯ You'll get your chance.
by palinka
2021-01-06 02:16
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 254
Views: 76768

Re: Corona Virus

The Constitution’s Article I, Section 3 provides for “disqualification to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust or profit under the United States” as a penalty for an impeachable offense. And critically, while removal from office requires a two-thirds vote of the Senate, disqualification is dif...
by palinka
2021-01-05 23:32
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 254
Views: 76768

Re: Corona Virus

So what... Republicans lost! No. Republicans won across the board because they rode the coattails of a very popular president who garnered more votes than any other candidate in history. Over 5 million more than Obama in 2008. Trump won in an epic landslide. All that's left to do is effectuate that...
by palinka
2021-01-05 23:25
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Metadata by Message-ID
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Metadata by Message-ID

I only need ephemeral storage for those messages that don't get relayed by SendGrid on the first attempt due to transient failure. All other messages will be cleared immediately via either a delivered notification, or a bounce notification. Those that are simply delayed are the messages I want to n...
by palinka
2021-01-05 23:18
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Metadata by Message-ID
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Metadata by Message-ID

The metadata table only hold emails stored in IMAP folders so if you don't store sent mail it won't be there. I suppose this depends on the userbase. Do real people use POP3 anymore? But I definitely get your point. No you don't. If you use SENDGRID for outbound messages then you are sending bulk. ...
by palinka
2021-01-05 16:20
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Hmailserver from github does not build from source
Replies: 7
Views: 732

Re: Hmailserver from github does not build from source

DrmCa wrote:
2021-01-05 16:14
Why there and not here? What is the difference?
This is a user forum with a few developers. Github is a developer forum with a few users. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Plus, I think posting issues there send new issue notifications directly to the maintainers.
by palinka
2021-01-05 15:59
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Metadata by Message-ID
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Metadata by Message-ID

The metadata table only hold emails stored in IMAP folders so if you don't store sent mail it won't be there. I suppose this depends on the userbase. Do real people use POP3 anymore? But I definitely get your point. https://mrgreengaming.com/forums/uploads/monthly_2017_08/logo_nieuw_1024.png.dabde3...
by palinka
2021-01-05 05:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 3597

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Almost 24 hours with no delivered spam. Don't you love the spam free lifestyle? I know I do. I was mostly busy all weekend and didnt check till last night, i got a total of 5 spam since last Thursday, so i think i can deal with that for now lol. It does seem that blocking that last IP range allowed...
by palinka
2021-01-05 05:15
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Metadata by Message-ID
Replies: 9
Views: 773

Re: Metadata by Message-ID

I get a callback POST from SendGrid for delivery events. The data provided by SendGrid is incomplete notify the message originator, so I need a way to look up the message in hMailServer metadata. I do get the Message-ID of the message in the POST. I don't see a method in the API to lookup a message...
by palinka
2021-01-03 22:17
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: SpamAssassin Bootcamp (sa-learn) train BAYES
Replies: 169
Views: 87476

Re: SpamAssassin Bootcamp (sa-learn) train BAYES

http://spamassassin.1065346.n5.nabble.com/bayes-journal-mysteriously-disappears-td55419.html David C. McCall wrote: > DOH! I didn't include --sync in periodic sa-learn runs.... > > > slaps his forehead and returns into cave. > > > :-( > You shouldn't need --sync, unless you want to force the journa...
by palinka
2021-01-03 17:58
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: SpamAssassin Bootcamp (sa-learn) train BAYES
Replies: 169
Views: 87476

Re: SpamAssassin Bootcamp (sa-learn) train BAYES

I'm having trouble wrapping my head around bayes_journal. Since I started using spamC, I've been using it exclusively for bayes learning. On a whim I synced bayes_journal and there were tokens to sync! bayes: synced databases from journal in 0 seconds: 893 unique entries (900 total entries) Not only...
by palinka
2021-01-02 04:09
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: Giving back to the team and community: log file database upload
Replies: 36
Views: 3095

Re: Giving back to the team and community: log file database upload

DrmCa wrote:
2021-01-01 22:16
This is by design. It tells me that the last file is being written to.
You should try to trap the error and return a message instead. 👍
by palinka
2021-01-01 05:48
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Hmailserver - the social organiser
Replies: 26
Views: 2379

Re: Hmailserver - the social organiser

mattg wrote:
2021-01-01 02:44
and to make some noise
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by palinka
2021-01-01 02:19
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Hmailserver - the social organiser
Replies: 26
Views: 2379

Re: Hmailserver - the social organiser

Is everyone having the "2020" new years party? Meaning, alone, just immediate family? Number one son working. Number two son playing video games. Wife still cooking. Me, drinking beer and pálinka (shhhh.... don't tell my wife about the pálinka) and looking at hmailserver.com forum. :roll: Meh.. who ...
by palinka
2021-01-01 02:14
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Hmailserver - the social organiser
Replies: 26
Views: 2379

Re: Hmailserver - the social organiser

Happy New Year ... 01:00, songs are all sung - still working on the booze 8) . Wife turned in already, she's due for work tomorrow morning in the hospital greeting the unfortunate souls in need of a an ER. Let's hope you're not one of them! (Depends on how much booze is still to work through, of co...
by palinka
2020-12-31 19:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 3597

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Furball Zen wrote:
2020-12-31 18:55
Almost 24 hours with no delivered spam.
Don't you love the spam free lifestyle? I know I do.
by palinka
2020-12-31 16:48
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Hmailserver - the social organiser
Replies: 26
Views: 2379

Re: Hmailserver - the social organiser

johang wrote:
2020-12-31 16:17
and i will kick off by wishing those that celebrate the new year starting at 1st of january a merry new year ( 9 hours in advance here, but should be in half of Australia by now )

so MERRY NEW YEAR
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by palinka
2020-12-30 22:10
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Parsing Public Suffix List in VBS
Replies: 11
Views: 2957

Re: Parsing Public Suffix List in VBS

Here's what I have in my eventhandlers.vbs. Function here: Function GetMainDomain(strDomain) Dim strRegEx, Match, Matches Dim TestDomain, DomainParts, a, i, PubSuffMatch Include("C:\scripts\hmailserver\FWBan\PublicSuffix\public_suffix_list.vbs") DomainParts = Split(strDomain,".") a = UBound(DomainPa...
by palinka
2020-12-30 20:37
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Parsing Public Suffix List in VBS
Replies: 11
Views: 2957

Re: Parsing Public Suffix List in VBS

gotspatel wrote:
2020-12-30 17:18
palinka wrote:
2020-12-30 16:14
How are you running it? Are you running it from cscript?
Yes I tried running it with Eventhandlers.vbs
The one posted is just the test script. When i get back to my computer, I'll copy what i use in my eventhandlers.vbs.
by palinka
2020-12-30 20:34
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Simple Auto Whitelist
Replies: 14
Views: 1300

Re: Simple Auto Whitelist

concept is useful and serves me fine since many years. however in case of BATV (fortunately not so common yet) it's useless. i add such Froms to SA whitelist - just as a workaround, not wise. What is BATV? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bounce_Address_Tag_Validation Ahhh... yeah, no bounce addresses...
by palinka
2020-12-30 16:29
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Simple Auto Whitelist
Replies: 14
Views: 1300

Re: Simple Auto Whitelist

There is a script around here somewhere that does as you describe. I think it was written by soren. Maybe worth comparing. [Entered by mobile. Excuse my spelling.] probably this by Percepts here : https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=29381&p=184109&hilit=whitelist+percepts#p184106...
by palinka
2020-12-30 16:18
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Simple Auto Whitelist
Replies: 14
Views: 1300

Re: Simple Auto Whitelist

katip wrote:
2020-12-30 05:57
mattg wrote:
2020-12-30 05:19
I like the simplicity of this concept
concept is useful and serves me fine since many years.
however in case of BATV (fortunately not so common yet) it's useless. i add such Froms to SA whitelist - just as a workaround, not wise.
What is BATV?
by palinka
2020-12-30 16:17
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Simple Auto Whitelist
Replies: 14
Views: 1300

Re: Simple Auto Whitelist

There is a script around here somewhere that does as you describe. I think it was written by soren. Maybe worth comparing. [Entered by mobile. Excuse my spelling.] Perhaps I was thinking of this but you will already be aware of it : https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=33602 [Ente...
by palinka
2020-12-30 16:14
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Parsing Public Suffix List in VBS
Replies: 11
Views: 2957

Re: Parsing Public Suffix List in VBS

How are you running it? Are you running it from cscript?
by palinka
2020-12-30 04:15
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Simple Auto Whitelist
Replies: 14
Views: 1300

Re: Simple Auto Whitelist

There is a script around here somewhere that does as you describe. I think it was written by soren. Maybe worth comparing. [Entered by mobile. Excuse my spelling.] IIRC it was a dynamic Greylist Whitelisting ... https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=205049#p205049 So it is kinda sorta o...
by palinka
2020-12-30 02:09
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Simple Auto Whitelist
Replies: 14
Views: 1300

Re: Simple Auto Whitelist

jimimaseye wrote:
2020-12-30 02:01
There is a script around here somewhere that does as you describe. I think it was written by soren.

Maybe worth comparing.

[Entered by mobile. Excuse my spelling.]
I looked. Didn't see it. My google-fu is poor. :oops:
by palinka
2020-12-30 01:51
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Simple Auto Whitelist
Replies: 14
Views: 1300

Simple Auto Whitelist

I've been giving auto whitelisting some thought. I looked at one in the scripting forum and thought, dang, that's complicated. It doesn't need to be. The concept behind auto whitelisting is if a sender was a recipient in the past (of the current recipient), then the sender must be valid. This inform...
by palinka
2020-12-30 00:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: problem with ssl
Replies: 32
Views: 2172

Re: problem with ssl

On my set up I still get heaps of SPAMMERS that use StartTLS (TLSv1.2+), AND have valid SPF and DKIM records , This is good against those guys. I usually knock them out before spamhaus catches up to them. I had them regularly up to a few months ago. Now they've become pretty rare. https://www.hmail...
by palinka
2020-12-30 00:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I am thinking that this should not be allowed
Replies: 22
Views: 1808

Re: I am thinking that this should not be allowed

Just remembered ... I modified my IDS to include ALL ports and ALL protocols ... SMTP not sending email x3 = BAN, POP3/IMAP not authenticating x3 = BAN. I noticed that its botnets that try guessing passwords and because I collect statistics on my firewall ban project, its a rare occasion indeed tha...
by palinka
2020-12-25 21:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: problem with ssl
Replies: 32
Views: 2172

Re: problem with ssl

Props to @SorenR...I'm using this criteria to trigger a Rule Action when the connection is secure: Untitled.png Now all that needs to be done is negate it, and write a little piece of script code as the Rule Action to increase the SPAM Score as desired. Try this: ^((?!ESMTPS|ESMTPA).)*$ https://reg...
by palinka
2020-12-25 14:31
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Hmailserver - the social organiser
Replies: 26
Views: 2379

Re: Hmailserver - the social organiser

Merry Christmas!
by palinka
2020-12-25 14:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: problem with ssl
Replies: 32
Views: 2172

Re: problem with ssl

You started me thinking. My port 25 setup is StartTLS(Optional) SMTP incoming, however a look at the logs suggests that every legitimate webserver starts TLS and only the spammers go in plain. So, my question: Is there any reason not to require TLS on port 25? TIA In the modren world, probably not....
by palinka
2020-12-25 14:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Looking for a new Email client.
Replies: 4
Views: 539

Re: Looking for a new Email client.

jimimaseye wrote:
2020-12-25 13:46
Don't worry chaps, it was another spam post advertising his website (removed).
¯\_ (ツ)_/¯ They never take a break. Not even on Christmas!

Merry Christmas!
by palinka
2020-12-24 20:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 4000 autobans
Replies: 8
Views: 648

Re: 4000 autobans

tell us exactly how you tried to block them in your windows firewall.. in my firewall i have added an rule in "inbound rules" which i named IP BLOCK LIST its enabled in action i chose "block the connection" and i added all ip addresses or networks in scope tab under remote IPadresses how did you se...
by palinka
2020-12-24 16:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: From exchange 2010 to HMail
Replies: 3
Views: 499

Re: From exchange 2010 to HMail

After you migrate, you can check this out for the missing exchange features: https://hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic ... 21&t=35503 :mrgreen:
by palinka
2020-12-24 16:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I am thinking that this should not be allowed
Replies: 22
Views: 1808

Re: I am thinking that this should not be allowed

SorenR wrote:
2020-12-23 20:27
Do some searching on the forum... I made an IDS scripting with a database and an external handler run by scheduler
Can attest! This IDS is both simple and brilliant.