Raspberry Pi Mail Server tutorial

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by benthepoet » Sun Jul 22, 2012 6:33 pm
I've been using ARM devices for about a year now to host my website and e-mail and I thought it would helpful to start creating a series of tutorials to show people how to setup a Raspberry Pi for common server roles (web server, mail server, LDAP server, file server, DNS server).

My first one involves setting up a mail/groupware server (complete with webmail interface) using Citadel. Check it out at the link below.

Installing Citadel on RPi
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by Bioshox » Mon Jul 23, 2012 10:29 am
Thanks for this, defiantly a required tutorial!

I'd of done one myself but mail servers are just so complicated to get running!!!
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by sonugk » Tue Nov 06, 2012 5:47 am
Thanks for this we would love to have more of these tutorials on using Raspberry Pi as other kinds of servers such as FTP etc. where much processing is not needed at it could server as a very cost effective and energy saving solution.
But my one concern is that is reliable for long time run hardware wise and also ARM ported server applications such as mail, ftp server are reliable to use in production environments.
-Thank you
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by DigiFruitDrew » Tue Jan 14, 2014 10:36 pm
Amazingly simple tutorial compared to most I've seen for setting up a mail server on anything, and this one is for the RPi! Thanks for your help, I'll be using this to host a friends small business email, so for the gentleman concerned with using it in a production environment, we'll find out soon if it works.

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by youhim » Sun Jan 19, 2014 10:33 pm
I have been using (not any more) a operating system called ArkOS that I know has web server capabilities built in but the developers are also making a DNS and Mail server both imap and pop3. It's worth looking at and may be ready to use the mail server. ArkOS is meant to be easy to set everything up on so that may be a better alternative. Here is a link to it anyway http://adf.ly/cMkSE
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