Setting up your own email server on Linux from scratch is a long and tedious process, a pain in the butt if you are not an advanced user. This tutorial will be showing you how to use iRedMail to quickly set up a full-featured mail server on Ubuntu With iRedMail, you can easily create unlimited mailboxes and unlimited mail domains in a web-based admin panel.
What is iRedMail?
Step 1: Choose the Right Hosting Provider and Buy a Domain Name
In the following article we will guide you through the steps of installing and configuring a simple mail server using Sendmail and Dovecot on a Fedora 20 Linux VPS. It is a general purpose email routing facility that supports many kinds of mail-transfer and delivery methods, including the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol SMTP used for email transport over the Internet. It can work with standard mbox, Maildir, and its own native high-performance dbox formats. Before proceeding any further, make sure you are in a screen session and check if your Fedora 20 Linux VPS is fully up-to-date by running:. Our admins will set this up for you immediately. If you liked this post please share it with your friends on the social networks using the buttons on the left or simply leave a reply below.
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