Well, after an awful lot of faffing about, I have finally got a working configuration of a Postfix relay in the cloud for incoming mail, and a local Postfix + Dovecot + LDAP configuration, such that Postfix hands off local delivery to Dovecot. next up is mail sending. I’m hoping that now I’ve changed my… Continue reading Email received!
After much wrangling, I’ve managed to get the first step in my email setup working (well, I can logon to it, at least!) The challenge here was getting Dovecot to talk to my OpenLDAP service. Ostensibly a fairly simple thing, made far more complicated in the end due to the lack of good LDAP management… Continue reading Email – Dovecot + secure LDAP
There are quite a few articles on the web with titles along the lines of “Don’t self-host email“, most of which are pointing to the difficulties of maintaining an email server’s reputation as not being a source of spam.* Yet, I still want to have the ability to send email from my server at least,… Continue reading Email – the plan
One of the features I needed to implement as part of this project was to be able to run multiple websites from my server. None of our websites are particularly large in volume, so running them all from my home server is not expected to overload it. If that changes, then I will look at… Continue reading Implementing multiple web sites
Exactly what will be on this site is yet to be determined, but it will primarily be for private use. If you haven’t been invited to make use of bangdash.space, you won’t be able to use or even see most features. If you’re interested in the tech, read on. Here are the systems I’m planning… Continue reading Under Construction