In order to run DeliveranceMail you can use the scripts located in the
bin directory. You should expand the zip file you downloaded into a local
Navigate to the directory into which you expanded the zip file. You should
set and environment variable DEL_HOME to this directory.
The JAVA_HOME environment variable must be set and must point to a Java
1.3 JDK (not tested with 1.2 but may well work, please report back)
To start the server on windows type the following commands to start the
server and the control console
To start the server on UNIX the scripts must be made executable.
bash-2.03$ chmod 754 bin/*.sh
To start the server type the following command
Some exceptions will be thrown from the example configurations.
There is a JDBC database connection for one of the email lists that does
not exist. If you have a JDBC complient database and the JDBC drivers
you can edit the parameters in conf/data.xml to configure the list.
You may also not be able to send mail via localhost, it is usually set
up on unix servers but most PC's do not have a mail server. Edit the conf/data.xml
file and set you mail parameters.
The email addresses in the conf/pinglist.txt file are not valid email
addresses this is to prevent junk email being set by people installing
this app ;o) Set the email addresses to valid emails that you are responsible
for. On unix it is probably best to set them to root@localhost or other
local accounts to reduce the amound of mail traffic when testing the system.