kopano-gateway - Start the Kopano IMAP/POP3 Gateway.
The gateway enables other e-mail clients to connect through POP3 or IMAP to the
storage server to read their e-mail. With IMAP, it is also possible to view
the contents of other folders and subfolders. The gateway can be configured to
listen for POP3, POP3S, IMAP and/or IMAPS.
The default settings of the gateway program are defined in
Various options are possible. None of these options are required.
, -c gateway.cfg
Specify the location of the gateway.cfg file.
If the gateway.cfg file is not specified, the gateway will continue using its
, -h path
Connect to the storage server through
path, e.g. file:///path/to/socket. Default:
file:///var/run/kopano/server.sock. Overrides the config file setting.
Run in the foreground. Normally the gateway
will daemonize and run in the background.
The following signals can be sent to the kopano-gateway process:
When the HUP signal is received, some options
from the configuration file are reloaded. The reloadable options are listed in
(5) manual page.
Also, when using log_method = file
, the logfile will be closed and a new
logfile will be opened. You can use this signal in your logrotate
To gracefully let the service exit, the normal
TERM signal is used.
To start the gateway:
The gateway process will keep running. You may also use the init.d scripts:
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