ANNOUNCE - IndiMail 1.7.3 Released


DATE: Wed Apr 14 08:25:21 IST 2010

This is Release 1.7.3 of IndiMail. The release has both source.tar.gz and RPMs
This release introduces QMQP support in svctool. The RPM installation now
creates a QMQP service. To use QMQP service to your servers, you will have
to create qmqpservers file. This release also integrates domain limits into
authentication modules vchkpass, and authindi

This release includes the following files

README (Introduction to IndiMail)
INSTALL-1.7.3 (Installation Instructions)
INSTALL-RPM-1.7.3 (Install Instructions for RPM)
INSTALL-MYSQL-1.7.3 (MySQL specific Installation Instructions)
README-CLUSTER (Steps on installing a clustered setup)
Quick-INSTALL-1.7.3 (A minimal documentation on Installation)
RELEASE-Notes-1.7.3 (This file)
indimail-1.7.3.tar.gz (IndiMail source)

IndiMail has two yum repositories for most of the Linux Distros at

Stable Releases

Bleeding Edge Releases
IndiMail has yum repositories for the latest features being added. You will find
the bleeding edge rpms at

You will also find the RPMs for both 32bit and 64bit OS on the above

Currently, the list of supported distributions for IndiMail is (for
both 32 and 64 bit) are

o openSUSE 11.2
o openSUSE 11.1
o openSUSE 11.0
o SUSE Linux Enterprise 11
o SUSE Linux Enterprise 10
o openSUSE Factory

* Red Hat
o Fedora 12
o Fedora 11
o Fedora 10
o Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
o CentOS 5

* Mandriva Linux
o Mandriva 2010
o Mandriva 2009.1
o Mandriva 2009


* Wed Apr 14 2010
Release 1.7.3 Start 31/03/2010

1. Added new program swaks - Swiss Army Knife for SMTP
2. Fix extra new lines after Deliverd-To header
3. fix binding on ipv6 address in timeoutconn.c
4. Added option to create QMQP service in svctool, RPM
5. added -fno-strict-aliasing to compilation flags
6. configure script now detects missing components
7. preline segfaults [2983128]
8. use HOSTNAME environment variable to record host in qmail-queue.c (bypass gethostname()
9. Change permissions of cdb files to indimail in qmailctl
10. Upgrade to clamav-0.96
11. Define environment variable AUTHSERVICE in courier-imap authmodule (authindi) to denote authentication for imap, pop3 or webmail
12. Added ACCT_INACT_EXPIRY, PASSWORD_EXPIRY variables in pam plugin to enable pam-checkpwd (pam checkpassword) to return fail
13. Fixed maths in calculating account/password expiry (iauth.c, pam-multi.c)
14. Added domain limits in
15. fixed domain_expiry, passwd_expiry getting reset in vmoddomlimits
16. added domain limits query in inlookup (replaced LPWD_QUERY with LIMIT_QUERY)
17. use inquery in vchkpass, authindi, for domain limits (when QUERY_CACHE is defined)
18. Renamed vmoddomlimits to vlimit

Posted by Manvendra Bhangui 2010-04-14