Setting up email server for wordpress 1 click install

Hello i’m trying to setup my email on my server per the tutorial posted on digital ocean( When I get to the step:

INSERT INTO servermail.virtual_users (id, domain_id, password , email) VALUES (‘1’, ‘1’, ENCRYPT(‘firstpassword’, CONCAT(‘$6$’, SUBSTRING(SHA(RAND()), -16))), ‘’), (‘2’, ‘1’, ENCRYPT(‘secondpassword’, CONCAT(‘$6$’, SUBSTRING(SHA(RAND()), -16))), ‘’);

I get an error: ERROR 1305 (42000): FUNCTION servermail.ENCRYPT does not exist

How can this be fixed so I can have access to email. Thanks.

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Think that the ENCRYPT function was depricated in the latest versions.

You should be able to use the SHA2()

Hope this might help you.

Regards, Ivan / YoghurtPower

Hi @brianallen714,

Can you confirm where exactly are you getting this error, the above mentioned

INSERT INTO `servermail`.`virtual_domains`
(`id` ,`name`)
('1', ''),
('2', '');

Needs to be added in your MySQL DB which you have configured previously.

Are you executing the query there?

Regards, KFSys