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Last change on this file since 79df626 was 79df626, checked in by Larry Lawrence <larry@…>, 19 years ago

update to exim-4.14

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1<sect2>
2<title>Configuring exim</title>
3
4<sect3><title>Config files</title>
5<para><userinput>/etc/exim.conf</userinput>, <userinput>/etc/aliases</userinput></para>
6</sect3>
7
8<sect3><title>Configuration of exim</title>
9<para>Create the exim configuration files with the following commands:
10</para>
11<para><screen><userinput>cat &gt;&gt; /etc/aliases &lt;&lt; "EOF"
12postmaster: root
13MAILER-DAEMON: root
14EOF
15exim -v -bi
16/usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1m</userinput></screen></para>
17
18<note><para>To protect an existing <filename>/etc/aliases</filename>
19file, we will append these aliases to it if it exists. This file
20should be checked and duplicate aliases removed, if
21present.</para></note>
22
23
24<para>To start and stop exim on system boot/shutdown create the
25exim boot script with the following commands: </para>
26
27<para><screen><userinput>cat &gt; /etc/rc.d/init.d/exim &lt;&lt; "EOF"</userinput>
28#!/bin/sh
29# Begin $rc_base/init.d/exim
30
31# Based on sysklogd script from LFS-3.1 and earlier.
32# Rewritten by Gerard Beekmans - gerard@linuxfromscratch.org
33
34source /etc/sysconfig/rc
35source $rc_functions
36
37case "$1" in
38
39 start)
40 echo "Starting exim..."
41 loadproc /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1m
42 ;;
43
44 stop)
45 echo "Stopping exim..."
46 killproc exim
47 ;;
48
49 status)
50 statusproc exim
51 ;;
52
53 restart)
54 $0 stop
55 sleep 1
56 $0 start
57 ;;
58
59 *)
60 echo "Usage: $0 {start|stop|status|restart}"
61 exit 1
62 ;;
63esac
64
65# End $rc_base/init.d/exim
66<userinput>EOF
67chmod 755 /etc/rc.d/init.d/exim</userinput></screen></para>
68
69<para>Create the run level symlinks with the following commands:
70</para>
71<para>
72<screen><userinput>cd /etc/rc.d/init.d &amp;&amp;
73ln -sf ../init.d/exim ../rc0.d/K25exim &amp;&amp;
74ln -sf ../init.d/exim ../rc1.d/K25exim &amp;&amp;
75ln -sf ../init.d/exim ../rc2.d/K25exim &amp;&amp;
76ln -sf ../init.d/exim ../rc3.d/S35exim &amp;&amp;
77ln -sf ../init.d/exim ../rc4.d/S35exim &amp;&amp;
78ln -sf ../init.d/exim ../rc5.d/S35exim &amp;&amp;
79ln -sf ../init.d/exim ../rc6.d/K25exim</userinput></screen></para>
80</sect3>
81
82</sect2>
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