Post fix

December 24, 2013 2k views
Does postfix work on Ubuntu 12.10? If not have any suggestions for a mail service? iRedMail does not work with this version. Thanks.
2 Answers
Check out How To Install and Setup Postfix on Ubuntu 12.04 or How To Install the Send-Only Mail Server "Exim" on Ubuntu 12.04.

But, I have to ask... Why are you using 12.10? Ubuntu has stopped working on bugs for that release, you know. If yours is a production server, there's no reason to not go with 12.04.3 LTS (Long Term Support). If you want the latest (which is not always the greatest), check out 13.10.
by Etel Sverdlov
Postfix is a free, open source Mail Transfer Agent which works to route and deliver email. Here we'll help you install and setup Postfix on an Ubuntu 12.04 VPS.
I checked out the first suggestions already and it keeps throwing an error when I run "sudo /etc/init.d/postfix reload"

This is the error
* Reloading Postfix configuration...
postfix/postfix-script: fatal: the Postfix mail system is not running [fail]

I am using 12.10 because it was DO one click set up for a Ruby app.
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