Category Archives: ViMbAdmin

ViMbAdmin and Vacation / Out of Office Auto-responders

An FAQ post for future reference because, well, it’s a FAQ! ViMbAdmin is primarily a database frontend for managing virtual mailboxes with mail services such as Postfix and Dovecot. A frequently asked question is does it / can it support … Continue reading

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Virtual Mail with Ubuntu, Postfix, Dovecot and ViMbAdmin

As part of pushing our new release of ViMbAdmin, I wrote up a mini how-to for setting up a virtual email system on Ubuntu where the components are: Postfix as the SMTP engine; Dovecot for IMAP. POP3, Sieve and LMTP; … Continue reading

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Synchronising Microsoft Exchange to Another IMAP Server

This post is much less of a detailed how-to but rather some useful links. We were tasked with the job of sync’ing about 1,000 MS Exchange mailboxes to a Dovecot server. This needed to be done via an administrator account … Continue reading

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Adventures with LDAP (OpenLDAP) – SSL, Multi-Master Replication and Monitoring

In my┬ácareer┬áto date, I successfully managed to avoid all but the periphery engagement in OpenLDAP. Until recently that is – we had to build a Microsoft Exchange like environment with open source software in a way that was closely integrated … Continue reading

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ViMbAdmin 2.1 Released – POP3/IMAP Access Restrictions

We’ve just pushed a new release of ViMbAdmin – version 2.1. The main highlights are: it’s now possible to restrict access to a mailbox via either IMAP, POP3 or both. See this page on the wiki for more information. it’s … Continue reading

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“Go Faster” Websites – Introducing Minify

We’ve been minifying and bundling CSS and JS for years to ensure quick page loads of the applications we build. We’ve now generalised, documented and packaged the tool we use for this and released it under a BSD license so others can benefit. Continue reading

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ViMbAdmin :: New Release 2.0.6

Today, we’re pleased to announce the immediate availability of 2.0.6 which has a number of incremental fixes and improvements. Continue reading

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