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Old 11th January 2010, 17:39
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Unhappy hey this is rakeshakurathi thanks for ur help

i would be very thank ful to u if u help me ...

yup i have done all the steps 4 times. nothing seems to be wrong everything is same as all the telnet debugging sessions are the exact copy of the tutorials

when i try to login from squirrel mail it says
ERROR: Connection dropped by IMAP server.

when i try to login from thunderbird it says username and password are invalid.

and earlier i have posted the mail.log file for these cases

 See /usr/share/postfix/ for a commented, more complete version

# Debian specific:  Specifying a file name will cause the first
# line of that file to be used as the name.  The Debian default
# is /etc/mailname.
#myorigin = /etc/mailname

smtpd_banner = $myhostname ESMTP $mail_name
biff = no

# appending .domain is the MUA's job.
append_dot_mydomain = no

# Uncomment the next line to generate "delayed mail" warnings
delay_warning_time = 4h

readme_directory = /usr/share/doc/postfix

# TLS parameters
#smtp_use_tls = no
smtp_tls_security_level = may
smtpd_use_tls = yes
smtpd_tls_security_level = may
#smtpd_tls_auth_only = no
smtp_tls_note_starttls_offer = yes
smtpd_tls_loglevel = 1
smtpd_tls_received_header = yes
smtpd_tls_session_cache_timeout = 3600s
tls_random_source = dev:/dev/urandom
smtpd_tls_cert_file = /etc/postfix/smtpd.cert
smtpd_tls_key_file = /etc/postfix/smtpd.key
#smtpd_tls_session_cache_database = btree:${data_directory}/smtpd_scache
#smtp_tls_session_cache_database = btree:${data_directory}/smtp_scache

# See /usr/share/doc/postfix/TLS_README.gz in the postfix-doc package for
# information on enabling SSL in the smtp client.

#myhostname =
myhostname =
alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases
alias_database = hash:/etc/aliases
#myorigin = /etc/mailname
#mydestination =,,, localhost
local_recipient_maps =
mydestination =, localhost, localhost.localdomain
relayhost =
mynetworks =
mynetworks_style = host
mailbox_command =
mailbox_size_limit = 0
recipient_delimiter = +
inet_interfaces = all
masquerade_domains =

# how long if undelivered before sending warning update to sender
delay_warning_time = 4h
# will it be a permanent error or temporary
unknown_local_recipient_reject_code = 450
# how long to keep message on queue before return as failed.
# some have 3 days, I have 16 days as I am backup server for some people
# whom go on holiday with their server switched off.
maximal_queue_lifetime = 7d
# max and min time in seconds between retries if connection failed
minimal_backoff_time = 1000s
maximal_backoff_time = 8000s
# how long to wait when servers connect before receiving rest of data
smtp_helo_timeout = 60s
# how many address can be used in one message.
# effective stopper to mass spammers, accidental copy in whole address list
# but may restrict intentional mail shots.
smtpd_recipient_limit = 16
# how many error before back off.
smtpd_soft_error_limit = 3
# how many max errors before blocking it.
smtpd_hard_error_limit = 12

# Requirements for the HELO statement
smtpd_helo_restrictions = permit_mynetworks, warn_if_reject reject_non_fqdn_hostname,
                reject_invalid_hostname, permit
# Requirements for the sender details
smtpd_sender_restrictions = permit_mynetworks, warn_if_reject reject_non_fqdn_sender,
                reject_unknown_sender_domain, reject_unauth_pipelining, permit
# then add these
smtpd_sasl_auth_enable = yes
broken_sasl_auth_clients = yes
# Requirements for the connecting server
smtpd_client_restrictions = reject_rbl_client,
# Requirement for the recipient address
#smtpd_recipient_restrictions = reject_unauth_pipelining, permit_mynetworks,
#               reject_non_fqdn_recipient, reject_unknown_recipient_domain,
#               reject_unauth_destination, permit
#               smtpd_data_restrictions = reject_unauth_pipelining
smtpd_recipient_restrictions = permit_mynetworks, permit_sasl_authenticated, reject_unauth_destination

# require proper helo at connections
smtpd_helo_required = yes
# waste spammers time before rejecting them
smtpd_delay_reject = yes
disable_vrfy_command = yes

# not sure of the difference of the next two
# but they are needed for local aliasing
alias_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/aliases
alias_database = hash:/etc/postfix/aliases
# this specifies where the virtual mailbox folders will be located
virtual_mailbox_base = /home/vmail
# this is for the mailbox location for each user
virtual_mailbox_maps = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/
# and their user id
virtual_uid_maps = static:5000
# and group id
virtual_gid_maps = static:5000
# and this is for aliases
virtual_alias_maps = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/, mysql:/etc/postfix/
# and this is for domain lookups
virtual_mailbox_domains = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/
# this is how to connect to the domains (all virtual, but the option is there)
# not used yet
# transport_maps = mysql:/etc/postfix/
content_filter = amavis:[]:10024
home_mailbox = Maildir/
html_directory = /usr/share/doc/postfix/html
virtual_alias_domains =
smtpd_sasl_authenticated_header = yes
transport_maps = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/
virtual_create_maildirsize = yes
virtual_maildir_extended = yes
virtual_mailbox_limit_maps = proxy:mysql:/etc/postfix/
virtual_mailbox_limit_override = yes
virtual_maildir_limit_message = "The user you are trying to reach is over quota."
virtual_overquota_bounce = yes
proxy_read_maps = $local_recipient_maps $mydestination $virtual_alias_maps $virtual_alias_domains $virtual_mailbox_maps $virtual_mailbox_domains $relay_recipient_maps $relay_domains $canonical_maps $sender_canonical_maps $recipient_canonical_maps $relocated_maps $transport_maps $mynetworks $virtual_mailbox_limit_maps
receive_override_options = no_address_mappings
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