Computer Tips - Is there an autoresponder for SquirrelMail? And if so how do I installed it?
Q. Is there an autoresponder for SquirrelMail? And if so how do I installed it?
A. Squirrel Mail is an IMAP/POP client. Its only running when
you are logged in so how can it automatically respond?
Some clever guys made a plugin that uses FTP to modify
the ~/.forward file that MTAs (Mail Transfer Agents) - like Postfix -
use. Nice idea. Users don't care how it works.
To install (on Fedora/RedHat/CentOS)...
Make sure you have a "vacation" command:
If its not there download and install from here:
Download the autorespond plugin from here:
Unpackage the plugin:
tar xvfz <file-you-just-downloaded>
Run the config program in a terminal window:
Enable the plugin.
Login as a regular user and make sure it works.