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Old 21st November 2005, 05:25
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Post IMAP doesn't work..as i followed the Perfect Setup for Fedora 4

Good day,

i'm currently setting up my own mail server. almost 80% of the instruction of the Perfect Setup for Fedora 4 works...but i got stuck on the apt-get install cyrus-sasl-gssapi and imap...where the update shows NO PACKAGE FOUND for these two item. And i also having problem starting up imap, pop3...where it shows no directory found. Kindly someone help me on this....plz...
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Old 21st November 2005, 09:28
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I quote from the tutorial:

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Edit /etc/apt/sources.list. It should contain the following lines:

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rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/4/i386 core updates freshrpms
rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/4/i386 tupdates
rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/1/i386 core updates freshrpms
In the last line, rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/1/i386 core updates freshrpms, the 1 is not an error or typo! This is the repository that has the imap package which we are going to install soon! So do not change these lines!
I guess your /etc/apt/sources.list is missing the last line. Put it in there, and run
Code:
apt-get update
afterwards. Then you can install imap:
Code:
apt-get install imap
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Old 22nd November 2005, 04:58
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I can't find it either. I searched through the listing of freshrpms on the Fedora Core 1 entry manually too and cannot find any package with the words IMAP in it. Was it removed from the server?
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Old 22nd November 2005, 08:30
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And you checked that this line is in your /etc/apt/sources.list:

rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/1/i386 core updates freshrpms

(Yes, its a fedora 1 not fedora 4 repository!) and run apt-get update before you tried to install the package?
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Old 22nd December 2005, 18:25
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I'm having trouble installing imap.

Yes i have the last line in sources.list and when i do a apt-get update i get some 404 file not found.

And if you look here http://ftp.freshrpms.net/pub/fedora/linux/extras/

there is no 1 folder!!!!!!
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Old 9th April 2006, 04:20
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apt-get update worked for me and imap installed fine as well as the other packages I was missing initially

Brian
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Old 28th May 2007, 18:12
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Default Trouble installing IMAP on FC4

I've been following the The The Perfect Setup - Fedora Core 4 - Page 4, but I'm having trouble with the imap package.

I've read the above comments and tried to install imap as you instructed. My sources.list file reads:
Code:
# Add any local / 3rd party repositories here..
rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/4/i386 core updates freshrpms
rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/4/i386 tupdates
rpm http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/1/i386 core updates freshrpms
I ran:

Code:
apt-get update
After that I tried to install imap, and I get a 403 Forbidden Error as you can see:

Code:
[root@laptop ssl]# apt-get install imap
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
   openssl097a (0.9.7a-3.1)
   xinetd (2.3.13-6)
The following NEW packages will be installed:
   imap (2002d-3)
   openssl097a (0.9.7a-3.1)
   xinetd (2.3.13-6)
0 upgraded, 3 newly installed, 0 removed and 265 not upgraded.
Need to get 1287kB/2210kB of archives.
After unpacking 4871kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y
Err http://ayo.freshrpms.net fedora/linux/1/i386/core imap 1:2002d-3  403 Forbidden
Failed to fetch http://ayo.freshrpms.net/fedora/linux/1/i386/RPMS.core/imap-2002d-3.i386.rpm 403 Forbidden
E: Unable to fetch some archives, maybe run apt-get update or try with --fix-missing?
Any thoughts on how I can get this work? Otherwise, I'll have to run the other package called dovecot like you mention here? How will this change the commands, which are shown in the tutorial, if I do use dovecot:

Code:
chkconfig --levels 235 sendmail off
chkconfig --levels 235 postfix on
chkconfig --levels 235 saslauthd on
chkconfig imap on
chkconfig imaps on
chkconfig ipop3 on
chkconfig pop3s on
/etc/init.d/sendmail stop
/etc/init.d/postfix start
/etc/init.d/saslauthd start
/etc/init.d/xinetd restart
Thanks in advance for your help,
Craig
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