How to setup a outgoing mail smtp server like

  • Posted January 25, 2015

Hi Good day!

I have LEMP installed on my Droplet and I want it to be my web and mail server at the same time, I have installed postfix, dovecot in it and it works fine.

My objective is to create an SMTP server ( and use it to gmail as outgoing mail.

Any steps or tutorial of how can I setup my own SMTP server?

Thanks in advance


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Well, you said that you’ve already created your own SMTP server. What would you like to know? How you could build a smtp server which will use GMAIL as relay server?

There are plenty of tutorials out there. The most important thing is to configure your postfix in the right way.