[horde] Installing New Horde WebMail - Different PEAR Install

Michael M Slusarz slusarz at horde.org
Mon Feb 6 03:36:18 UTC 2012

Quoting Brian Spraker <spraker at yahoo.com>:

> I changed from using sendmail to using an SMTP server for sending  
> messages.  This seems to have corrected the issues with the #1, #2,  
> and #3 above.  But, why is Horde 3 working just fine using the same  
> exact sendmail configuration??

Please read horde/docs/INSTALL.

> Next, I went into the config (after doing some error reporting on  
> the message-dimp.php file).  #4 above indicates that if I  
> double-click to open an e-mail in Dynamic view, the screen would  
> come up blank.  When I added "ini_set('display_errors', 1);" to the  
> imp/message-dimp.php file, I got this error:

PHP errors are output to the Horde log.  There is no need to do this.

> Looking at the code, it pointed to a potential issue with spam  
> reporting.  So I went into the IMP configuration and removed the  
> check boxes for spam/innocent reporting in the spam folder and  
> generated the config.  Re-opened Dynamic mail and now the window  
> DOES appear normally.

Then your spam config is broken.

> For problem #5 - in Traditional view, no messages would show up in  
> the inbox although there were some in there.  This was corrected if  
> I fully disabled spam and ham reporting in the IMP configuration.   
> But, why must I completely disable these features for it to work?

See above, your spam config is broken.

> Trying to document everything I am doing here in this thread so if  
> anyone else stumbles upon these problems, they will have a general  
> idea as to what might be causing it.  Still need some assistance on  
> all of the issues really - because I'd rather use sendmail instead  
> of the SMTP server for sending messages and I'd certainly like to  
> allow my users to report spam and ham messages.

You *really* should be using SMTP.  Using sendmail is a bad idea.


Michael Slusarz [slusarz at horde.org]

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