Mailwatch configuration for some servers

Philippe BEAU philippe at
Fri Nov 10 15:28:17 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

i'm ok with this.

> 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.

yes but how the main server know the others ?

> - dhawal
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