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Build your own Mail Server on CentOS

(NB: the server you build is, at the end of part 6, fully-functional but is quite insecure, since it uses the default MySQL hashing algorithm which silently truncates all user passwords to just the first 8 characters of anything supplied. Until I write a part 7 which describes how to change the hashing algorithm to something a lot more secure, I personally wouldn’t advise using this mail server in any publicly-accessible setting!)