Mailwatch configuration for some servers

Dhawal Doshy dhawal at
Fri Nov 10 15:19:00 GMT 2006

Philippe BEAU wrote:
> Hello all,
> I've try Mailwatch and find it very usefull. Also i found there is a lot
> of developpement to do on.
> i would like to found a documentation to install Mailwatch with 2
> mailscanners servers. Is anyone did it ?
> i have made a french version of mailwatch (if someone is interested) and i
> will plan to integrate this to my web interface
> best regards
> Philippe,

No docs.. some guidelines though.

Set 'n' similar servers with MailScanner + MTA + MailWatch. Identify one 
of them as the Database server (or have an altogether different DB 
server). Configure and conf.php on every server to talk to 
the database on this server (and additionally

To reduce complication install but do not use MailScanner + MTA + 
MailWatch + SA (with rules) on the DB server as well. Make sure you 
rsync the MailScanner configuration files and any extra rules that you 
use in SA.

Now see if each server can ping to every other server using their 
respective FQDNs (read Fully qualified hostnames). Additionally each 
server ought to be able to access apache (port 80) on every other server.

This should get you started.. more can be taken up on the mailwatch list 
if required.

- dhawal

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