Robin R asked:
I’m trying to make my own mail server. The problem is, it doesn’t work at all. I’ve tried to install postfix, wich didn’t work (Couldn’t receive mails) and then I tried Exim, didn’t work too…
I’m using a DigitalOcean server (the server of 5$/mo.) And a cloudflare normal account.
So what I want is that I can send and receive e-mails from my own domain.
I’ll integrate later on a function to receive mails in my web app…
But right now, I’m kinda stuck on the setup, and usage.
Hidden is my IP adress of my server.
I can’t sent nor receive any e-mail traffic…
I’m using Ubuntu 14.04 x64.
Could someone explain me in a really good way how I should handle and build my own e-mail server?
If there is something wrong with my DNS, pleae tell me how and what I need to fix.
In the CloudFlare DNS settings, make sure that you have a “gray” cloud for the
An example of a working domain:
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