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Mail Server configuration Ubuntu16 with Postfix, Roundcube, Dovecot

hi!

I really wish to deploy the mail server on my ubuntu server on the virtual machine. I wish to do it, I need a recommendation on the step by step on how to deploy it and testing it.

thank you so much. engs

Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Feb 22, 2019

I found this video on Youtube. Does it help -

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKe8Gun4r7I

Thank you very much!

I look at it it's good but I want postfix load with Roundcube and not Gmail. I want postfix for a transfer agent, dovetoc and Roundcube for the browser.

Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Feb 22, 2019

Okay, DigitalOcean has a tutorial that explains how to set it up on UBuntu 12.04; but I think you could use the same instructions for latest versions of uBuntu. There should be a separate tutorial for setting up roundcube. Will search it later in the evening. All the best!

Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Feb 22, 2019

Tagging @Manish Goyal for help. Have you configured this?

PS: Found a new tutorial: https://easyengine.io/tutorials/mail/server/postfix-dovecot-ubuntu

Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Mar 1, 2019

Posting on behalf of @Joseph Simon -

I need help on the install of the mail server on Ubuntu. I use this article 

https://www.cloudjojo.com/how-to-install-mail-server-on-ubuntu-16-04-part1/

end up in the last stage where the Roundcube failure where I got this message " 

DATABASE ERROR: CONNECTION FAILED!

Unable to connect to the database!
Please contact your server administrator. "


I try to read every line on the PHP conf without luck. I try to comment to the page maybe there may help but no one has. I think because was posted longtime. 

anyone who can check the link and see if there anything I miss of not understand well.

I will be very happy. 

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