[CentOS] Recommend Mail Server

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Mon Nov 23 23:54:44 UTC 2009


Eero Volotinen wrote:
> Susan Day wrote:
>   
>> On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 1:46 PM, Craig White <craigwhite at azapple.com 
>> <mailto:craigwhite at azapple.com>> wrote:
>>
>>     No but you need to do this then...
>>
>>     chkconfig postfix on
>>     chkconfig sendmail off
>>
>>     and if there is some mechanism for starting qmail on startup, you will
>>     have to disable it...perhaps there is a sysv initscript that you can
>>     
>
> qmail usually uses daemon-tools. check supervise man page.
>
>   

Just something like 'touch /service/qmail-smtpd/down' will keep qmail 
from receiving mail via smtp. The path may not necessarily be the same. 
Likewise 'touch /service/qmail-send/down' will keep qmail from running.


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