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by minsik
2007-01-08 10:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is anyone running MailWasher Server with hMailServer?
Replies: 6
Views: 3613

Huh, Yes assp is a bitch to get going correctly but she is totally ok in my opinion! I had a few dramas but it has been totally 100% user intervention free since the first week. We did training, then ran with full names on saved files then as we have confidence in it have reverted to numbered files ...
by minsik
2006-10-21 13:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HOWTO: Use ASSP with hMailServer
Replies: 204
Views: 274848

id suggest a email change first , get it all working etc then after a few days add the assp. Assp is a little bit if fiddling around and configeration to get the best out of it! Good luck
by minsik
2006-10-21 13:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: spam?
Replies: 3
Views: 1634

as you are using Hmail server as a mail server then investigate ASSP as mentioned in the howto area. Its not easy to setup but can do very accurate bayessian spam detection. A very usefull addittion to hMailserver.
by minsik
2006-10-04 08:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: who is connecting,making a socket and leaving?
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

Yes, i have smtp+pop3 +tcpip + awstats logging turned on. Just application+ldap turned off. Just seemed a little strange there was no further communication other than the socket creating and then disconnecting. I wondered if this was a spammer attempt? Thanks for the help and your replies and good w...
by minsik
2006-10-03 15:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: who is connecting,making a socket and leaving?
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

who is connecting,making a socket and leaving?

TCPIP" 3232 "2006-10-03 22:14:52.658" "Disconnecting socket 1300 for session 6" - end of just received email. "TCPIP" 3232 "2006-10-03 22:15:55.017" "Created accept socket 1412 on listening socket 1216" --- No logging of ip addreses? "TCPIP" 3232 "2006-10-03 22:15:55.158" "Created accept socket 1432...
by minsik
2006-10-03 14:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using my server for spam relay
Replies: 10
Views: 3542

check ip address section in hmail admin advanced. Make sure there is no external to external in any of these ranges.


make sure internet range must auth to send email and that no external to external exists in here. Any other ranges set?
by minsik
2006-09-29 02:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: norton anti-virus integration
Replies: 8
Views: 5481

I suggest good policy, used Notrons for general pc and as a server of nortons for your other networked pc's ( just exclude the hmailserver and assp directories from real time scanning) and install and use clam or other commandline AV scanner program as configured in hmailserver to scan emails etc. J...
by minsik
2006-09-29 01:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Not rejecting mails for not existing accounts
Replies: 7
Views: 2785

watching this!

Hi there, While not the exactly the same cirumstances, we have a similar situation on a different email server program, (which is one of the reasons i wanted to move over to hMailserver asap) Once apon a time it worked well, then suddenly we got an internal worm and that had to be tracked down, chan...
by minsik
2006-09-24 08:34
Forum: Archived feature requests
Topic: View/Hide Password
Replies: 2
Views: 2173

or else type it twice. to check no mistakes!
by minsik
2006-09-24 05:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sending Mail Error
Replies: 1
Views: 1382

"554 Transaction failed" is all that means. Can i suggest turning on logging of all details. Start with an empty log file then try the connection again. then examine the log and see more details perhaps. then that may give some light as to your problem. Or try loggin on the status pane of hmailserve...
by minsik
2006-09-21 14:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HOWTO: Use ASSP with hMailServer
Replies: 204
Views: 274848

had the devil of a job getting Assp to work, could install but not start the service until i acccendently found that the Assp directory but be capitals on windows xp. sp2 with all updates. like perl addservice -i c:\assp\assp.pl c:\ASSP this solved by problem after several days of frustrations etc!
by minsik
2006-09-21 12:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: once setup how to test its working?
Replies: 6
Views: 2222

try sending an email from an outside scource like gmail to yourself where you have an email account setup on the email server program. Then send an email from your local account to your gmail account. This verifies sending and recieving out to the wide world. further tests for spam and relaying and ...
by minsik
2006-09-16 13:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help on why Zonealarm caused so many problems?
Replies: 0
Views: 1323

Help on why Zonealarm caused so many problems?

Hi there, I am getting more confident running Hmailserver and its amazing reliablility and features every day. Thanks to Martin and i wish him well in the support venture. Good luck with that too. After running hMailserver all ok with no-ip i got game ad installed Zonealarm basic version. (free) for...
by minsik
2006-08-31 05:05
Forum: Archived feature requests
Topic: View User Mailboxes from hMailServer Administrator
Replies: 5
Views: 8329

yes with empty directories created by hmailserver (poss 256) and one might contail an email then, Bill says to me i have not got any email today whats happpening? i look into his email folder on the server and say yes there are 10 for you, there is a problem with your email probram and not the serve...
by minsik
2006-08-31 04:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can I setup a mail server w/o actually registr a domain name
Replies: 1
Views: 1287

Yes no problemo! You run hmail server on your own computer. register a domain (actually a subdomain) in say http://www.no-ip.com and then add an mx record, (mail exchanger) so that when you send mail to fred@test.no-ip.org it knows where the email server actually is. (sub domains at no-ip.com can be...
by minsik
2006-08-30 14:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: help to create a rule to delete attatchments with no name
Replies: 5
Views: 2153

Thanks for that reply. Yes, I have added the blocked attatchment *.hta* some time ago and it works well as long as the attatchment has a name. But this is an email looopehole! there is no atatchment name until the email is opened in the email program (as far as i can tell) thats why its a loophole. ...
by minsik
2006-08-30 13:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: help to create a rule to delete attatchments with no name
Replies: 5
Views: 2153

help to create a rule to delete attatchments with no name

see below why, i cannot work out the syntax to delete these attatchments with no file name. "ATT00177.hta" is the resultant file if you save it onto the computer. If this email includes an attachment, then your mail server has just accepted and sent you a potentially dangerous email because this att...
by minsik
2006-08-29 12:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: re av scanning in Hmailserver, doe sit need an exclude in AV
Replies: 1
Views: 1182

re av scanning in Hmailserver, doe sit need an exclude in AV

What i mean is this, other email servers i have used in reference to AV scaning emails, specify that the email program and directories must NOT be scanned as normal Av operation on that pc and that only a specific directory must be scanned. They consider that the files are saved in to say a "scantem...
by minsik
2006-08-28 10:01
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 4.3, build 232
Replies: 29
Views: 17814

bagu, I had this problem with 231 but after getting the fail problem and crash, i started Hmailserver admin, went into control panel, administrator, services and manually stopped the Hmainserver sql and hmail server services, tried a backup and it came up with a different error, then restarted the h...
by minsik
2006-08-28 01:15
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 4.3, build 232
Replies: 29
Views: 17814

I second the motion. Working well.
by minsik
2006-08-26 15:32
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 4.3, build 230
Replies: 59
Views: 28813

backup in 231 was failing with an error just like 230! Then i read someone had stopped the hmailserver service and it worked. I thied that (stopped the mysql service and hmailserver)and just got a different error about the server not being available, then i restarted the hmail service and mysql serv...
by minsik
2006-08-25 01:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Too many folders
Replies: 10
Views: 3820

thanks for that reassurance.. glad to hear it all works ok...
It must just be my tidy nature side thats comeing out there...
by minsik
2006-08-24 14:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Too many folders
Replies: 10
Views: 3820

so i could have up to 256 directories for users who will only get a few emails at a time. They just build up and up till reaching 256. Then if there are a lot of users then there may be 256 per user which adds up to a huge amount. I would have thought there would be some sort of clean up routine tha...
by minsik
2006-08-23 10:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: "user.name" instead of: "user.name@domain.com
Replies: 3
Views: 1797

aha! so thats what default domain otion is for....
thanks for that..
by minsik
2006-08-23 10:00
Forum: Archived feature requests
Topic: simple button link per user to their folder storage please.
Replies: 0
Views: 1621

simple button link per user to their folder storage please.

Not as adventurous as other ideas but useful in the interim i feel is a button to open an explorer window fixed at the person email box folder location.
I feel that would be simple to implement and usefull.
by minsik
2006-08-22 15:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: email server security tests.
Replies: 1
Views: 1291

email server security tests.

interesting site generates many attatchments, eicar vbs etc to test your email server for security. try it if you care. http://www.gfi.com/emailsecuritytest/ I have to say i found a few attatchments i had to block. just rember to untick that you agree to get their newsletter automattically at the bo...
by minsik
2006-08-22 10:45
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 4.3, build 230
Replies: 59
Views: 28813

sorry 230 has backup failure

Sorry to advise but 230 when attempting backup fails with runtime error '-2147417851 (80010105)' method of object failed. Sorry i ont know how to insert a screen capture here. I tried deselecting everything except settings but it still fails. also deleted all prev backups too. still fails. Must be a...
by minsik
2006-08-20 07:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: no-ip/ hmail server
Replies: 8
Views: 3990

very weird, i cant telnet to mail.hmailserver.com 25 and yet can recieve emails from outside now ok. send is definitely blocked by my isp so i have to relay and that seems to be working fine with no auth (as im on the inside of his network i spode.) now sending and recieving emails with very fast re...
by minsik
2006-08-20 05:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: no-ip/ hmail server
Replies: 8
Views: 3990

aha. Reading more i see that i cannot telnet to mail.sewlovely.xxx.net as that cant be set in the site of no-ip. Interestingly the telnet to mail.hmailserver.com shows they are using no-ip services and there is an mx mail record. yet for me i cannot set mail.sewlovely.xxx.net in to the mx record sec...
by minsik
2006-08-20 02:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: no-ip/ hmail server
Replies: 8
Views: 3990

Under SMTP - advanced i tried bind to ip address.
i insered my pc ip address and some mail arrived at the outlook express client but the connection error still appeared. Strange.
I forgot to mention i have AVG free running but have disabled the email scanner plugin and verified it is not running.
by minsik
2006-08-20 01:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: no-ip/ hmail server
Replies: 8
Views: 3990

I also have just setup with NO-ip as a trial. Learning heaps along the way. (I Think!) I have hmailserver-229 running on my pc. Windows xp pro, Adsl to Isp. No blocked port 25 they say, ADsl modem port forwarding email server ports 25 and 110 to this pc, Zonealarm allowing all options for hmailserve...
by minsik
2006-08-04 14:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Whats the longest and most consistant up time?
Replies: 4
Views: 2124

Whats the longest and most consistant up time?

Before moving over to Hmailserver is there a any indication of it being stable and running on XP for reasonable time periods? Any comments appreciated, thanks to all.

Minsik