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Datamanagement with SEP sesam for Open Exchangeserver 5.0

Requirements:

1. SEP sesam Client or Server version 2.4 2. Open Exchangeserver

Installation:

1. Log in as user: 'root'

2. Install or upgrade the SEP sesam DB-Module with:

  > rpm -Uhv sesam-ox-2.4.1-XX.i386.rpm

Configuration:

1. Go into directory '<SESAM_ROOT>/var/ini', edit the file 'sm_ox.ini' and change the admin user and password to match your environment:

  [CYRUS]
  admin=uid=mailadmin,ou=people,dc=sep,dc=de
  password=yourpassword

The configuration is only needed during a restore of e-mails to create the IMAP index files.

Backup / Restore:

For backup select 'OpenExchange Server' as backup type in SEP sesam GUI. Please find further information about the backup of OpenExchange Servers in the user manual in chapter attachments->OpenExchange Server.

Changes:

2.4.1.14

- Support OpenExchange Server
- Shared folders can be restored by single mail restore
- ACLs of mailboxes are restored correctly
- IMAP spool directory is read from '/etc/imapd.conf'
- Use 'slapd' instead of 'ldapsearch' for LDAP backup
- Support all characters in password 

2.0.2.99

- 'import site' fixed error messaging
- symbolic link to '/var/spool/imap' is now followed

2.0.2.98

- Support of SuSE OpenExchange Server 4.1
- Online restore of mails
- Restart of the'ncsd' deamon after restore
- Support of linefeeds in mail subjects
- Dump of the mbox list during backup
- 'chmod 600' for the file 'sm_slox.ini' (contains the 'cyrus' password)

Hints:

- symbolic links under '/var/spool/imap' are NOT backuped.
- For the Single Mail Restore a Linux or Unix SEPsesam Server is needed (not Windows).
- After the restore of the Postfix files, mails may be sent again.
- Before a restore, it could be possible that a manual link must be made 
  again to '/var/spool/imap'