ANNOUNCE - IndiMail 1.8.1 released


DATE: Sat May 14 16:47:07 IST 2011

This is Release 1.8.1 of IndiMail. The release has both source.tar.gz and RPMs./Debs

o SMTP Plugins - qmail-smtpd can be extended using plugins
o courier-imap upgraded to 4.9.2
o Debian Release for Debian and Ubuntu

This releases fixes few bugs listed in ChangeLog

This release includes the following files

README-1.8.1 (Introduction to IndiMail)
INSTALL-1.8.1 (Source Installation Instructions)
INSTALL-RPM-1.8.1 (Install Instructions using RPM)
INSTALL-MYSQL-1.8.1 (MySQL specific Installation Instructions)
README-CLUSTER (Steps on configuring a clustered setup)
Quick-INSTALL-1.8.1 (A minimal documentation on Installation/Configuration)
RELEASE-Notes-1.8.1 (This file)
indimail-1.8.1.tar.gz (IndiMail source)

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

Stable Releases

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

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

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

o openSUSE 11.4
o openSUSE 11.3
o openSUSE 11.2
o openSUSE Tumbleweed
o SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP1
o SUSE Linux Enterprise 11
o SUSE Linux Enterprise 10
o openSUSE Factory

* Red Hat
o Fedora 14
o Fedora 13
o Fedora 12
o Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
o Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
o CentOS 5

* Debian
o Debian 6.0
o Debian 5.0
o Ubuntu 11.04
o Ubuntu 10.10
o Ubuntu 10.04
o Ubuntu 9.10


* Sat May 21 2011
Release 1.8.1 Start 05/04/2011
1. Define HAVE_CONFIG_H for including/excluding config.h
2. added SMTP plugins
3. upgraded to courier-imap-4.9.1
4. qmail-send.c - check for write errors
5. bogofilter - added logging of subject
6. smtpd.c - made spamfd confugurable using SPAMFD env variable
7. bogofilter - added logging of subject
8. smtpd.c - added feature to load multiple plugins
9. plugtest - SMTP plugin tester
10. - added --nooverwrite option to prevent overwriting of configuration
11. Multiple changes in Makefile, for debian builds
12. debian subdir for debian builds
13. workaround in qmail-1.03/setup.c for debian build
14. fixed few compilation warnings in qmail-1.03, ucspi-tcp-0.88
15. rpmattr.c - fix for non-indimail systems
16. qmail-nullqueue - added timeout
16. qmail-send - close pipe to qmail-queue when bounceprocessor fails. This was causing qmail-queue to forever wait on read(0, ..
17. New program vtable to create MySQL tables from template specified in text files

Posted by Manvendra Bhangui 2011-05-21

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