Belphegor's beehive - XMail


XMail IPv6 + SSL patch ... debris

Notice IPv6 functionality was already included in original version 1.25 or later.
This page provides a IPv6 + SSL patch only for version 1.24 or earlier.
If you use version 1.25 or later, these patches were not needed.
If you want to upgrade 1.24 to 1.25, read the following guide.

IPv6 patch limitations

Upgrading 1.24 to 1.25

To upgrade 1.24 to 1.25, modify these command line parameters.

How to try patch (compile from source)

  1. untar original source
    ex) # tar xvzf xmail-1.24.tar.gz
  2. bunzip2
    ex) # bunzip2 xmail-1.24_ipv6_rel06.patch.bz2
  3. chdir to source directory
    ex) # cd xmail-1.24
  4. apply patch
    ex) # patch -p1 < ../xmail-1.24_ipv6_rel06.patch
  5. (*nix only)
    make and install
    ex) # make -f Makefile.lnx
    # /etc/init.d/xmail stop # cp bin/* /var/MailRoot/bin
    # /etc/init.d/xmail start
  6. (Windows only)
    Start the Microsoft Visual Studio command prompt (Start menu -> "Microsoft Visual Studio (version)" -> "Visual Studio Tools" -> "Visual Studio command prompt"), chdir to patched source (example; C:\XMail-1.24) and type "nmake /f CFG=release".
    Finally, stop XMail service, copy *.exe to C:\MailRoot\bin or other directory and start XMail service to use.

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Last Modified: 2007/06/13 22:31:58