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Receive Email via AWS and import it into your Mailserver

photo_small This time my goal was to receive and send email via AWS. Sending mail is qickly done with your MTA but receiving mail is a bit more tricky. First of all I configured two MX records one for AWS and one for my own server which should act as backup server: lukas ~ > dig MX zauberstuhl.de [...] zauberstuhl.de. 10800 IN MX 50 mail.zauberstuhl.de. zauberstuhl.de. 10800 IN MX 10 inbound-smtp.eu-west-1.amazo []

IMAP filtering for a remote mail server

Today I searched for a simple imap-filter-tool for my hosted mail server. I found following tool written in C: IMAPFilter is a mail filtering utility. It connects to remote mail servers using the Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP), sends searching queries to the server and processes mailboxes based on the results. It can be used to delete, copy, move, flag, etc. messages residing in mailboxes at the same or different mail servers. The 4rev []