Step by Step Install AtMail Open On FreeBSD

AtMail Open, I just know if atmail have free version.

Being curious on how it goes in FreeBSD box, I give it a try as my campus interface.

As usual I try to record it in notepad plus screenshot for guide, perhaps useful icon smile Step by Step Install AtMail Open On FreeBSD

1. Download latest version

mail# wget http://atmail.org/download/atmailopen.tgz

2. Extract and change ownership

mail# tar xvzf atmailopen.tgz

mail# chown -R www:www atmailopen

3. Create database and grant access

mail# mysql -uroot -p
Enter password:
Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or

\g.
Your MySQL connection id is 35030
Server version: 5.0.51a-log FreeBSD port:

mysql-server-5.0.51a

Type ‘help;’ or ‘\h’ for help. Type ‘\c’ to clear the

buffer.

mysql> create database atmail;
Query OK, 1 row affected (0.00 sec)

mysql> grant all privileges on atmail.* to

atmail@localhost identified by ‘atmailpass’ with grant

option;
Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.05 sec)

mysql> flush privileges;
Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.04 sec)

4. Change httpd.conf entry, sample in my box.

<VirtualHost 172.88.1.10 124.81.209.69>
ServerAdmin webmaster@digitalfusi.com
DocumentRoot /home/edp/public_html/atmailopen
ServerName mail.palcomtech.ac.id

<Directory “/home/edp/public_html/atmailopen”>
Options FollowSymLinks
AllowOverride All
</Directory>
</VirtualHost>

5. Open web url for this mail interface and follow the instructions :

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My php.ini setting need to change a little to match atmail requirement.

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Click continue, Accept licence agreement.

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Fill all information according to step 3.

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Put information around smtp host, use smtp auth and admin email information.

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Atmail Open support migration from another webmail system. I skip this option.

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If everything is fine You’ll see ‘Installation Complete’ page.

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Great, I try to login and see this page. It work well.

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Installing process in FreeBSD box is smooth and working well to existing mail system I have.

Good webmail interface icon smile Step by Step Install AtMail Open On FreeBSD

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