[Mediawiki-l] Help with Email

Jacob Llamas jllamas at ipac.caltech.edu
Mon Feb 27 18:39:38 UTC 2006


I figure it out...

Seems its best practiced... That you run all the package updates before developing on a server :)

I still had to make some changes to the /var/spool/mail directory but for the most part everything 
started working after the updates... Mail and Logs...



Jake

P.S. I'm gonna remove my self from this mailing list as NO ONE bothered to reply....


Jacob Llamas wrote:
> Hello,
> 
>    I'm running media wiki 1.5.5 on a RedHat Enterprise AS 4 box. I can not seem to get email
> working... from the command line I can use "mail -s "test" jllamas at ipac.caltech.edu" to send my self
> a message... But within the wiki no email is sent (notifications, password rest, etc).
> 
> Here is my LocalSettings file...
> 
> [root at pelican ISGWIKI]# cat LocalSettings.php
> <?php
> 
> # This file was automatically generated by the MediaWiki installer.
> # If you make manual changes, please keep track in case you need to
> # recreate them later.
> 
> $IP = "/var/www/ISGWIKI";
> ini_set( "include_path", ".:$IP:$IP/includes:$IP/languages" );
> require_once( "includes/DefaultSettings.php" );
> 
> # If PHP's memory limit is very low, some operations may fail.
> ini_set( 'memory_limit', '20M' );
> 
> if ( $wgCommandLineMode ) {
>          if ( isset( $_SERVER ) && array_key_exists( 'REQUEST_METHOD', $_SERVER ) ) {
>                  die( "This script must be run from the command line\n" );
>          }
> } elseif ( empty( $wgNoOutputBuffer ) ) {
>          ## Compress output if the browser supports it
>          if( !ini_get( 'zlib.output_compression' ) ) @ob_start( 'ob_gzhandler' );
> }
> 
> $wgSitename         = "ISGwiki";
> 
> $wgLocaltimezone="PST8PDT";
> $wgLocalTZoffset = date("Z") / 3600;
> 
> $wgGroupPermissions['*'    ]['createaccount']   = false;
> $wgGroupPermissions['*'    ]['read']            = true;
> $wgGroupPermissions['*'    ]['edit']            = false;
> 
> $wgScriptPath       = "";
> $wgScript           = "$wgScriptPath/index.php";
> $wgRedirectScript   = "$wgScriptPath/redirect.php";
> 
> ## If using PHP as a CGI module, use the ugly URLs
> $wgArticlePath      = "$wgScript/$1";
> # $wgArticlePath      = "$wgScript?title=$1";
> 
> $wgStylePath        = "$wgScriptPath/skins";
> $wgStyleDirectory   = "$IP/skins";
> $wgLogo             = "$wgScriptPath/images/isg-button.png";
> 
> 
> $wgUploadPath       = "$wgScriptPath/images";
> $wgUploadDirectory  = "$IP/images";
> 
> $wgEnableEmail = true;
> $wgEnableUserEmail = true;
> 
> $wgEmergencyContact = "www at ipac.caltech.edu";
> $wgPasswordSender       = "www at ipac.caltech.edu";
> 
> ## For a detailed description of the following switches see
> ## http://meta.wikimedia.org/Enotif and http://meta.wikimedia.org/Eauthent
> ## There are many more options for fine tuning available see
> ## /includes/DefaultSettings.php
> ## UPO means: this is also a user preference option
> $wgEnotifUserTalk = true; # UPO
> $wgEnotifWatchlist = true; # UPO
> $wgEmailAuthentication = true;
> 
> 
> $wgDBserver         = "localhost";
> $wgDBname           = "XXXXXXXX";
> $wgDBuser           = "XXXXXXXX";
> $wgDBpassword       = "XXXXXXXX";
> $wgDBprefix         = "ISGWIKI";
> 
> # If you're on MySQL 3.x, this next line must be FALSE:
> $wgDBmysql4 = true;
> 
> # Experimental charset support for MySQL 4.1/5.0.
> $wgDBmysql5 = false;
> 
> ## Shared memory settings
> $wgMainCacheType = CACHE_NONE;
> $wgMemCachedServers = array();
> 
> ## To enable image uploads, make sure the 'images' directory
> ## is writable, then uncomment this:
> $wgEnableUploads                = true;
> $wgUseImageResize               = true;
> $wgUseImageMagick = true;
> $wgImageMagickConvertCommand = "/usr/bin/convert";
> 
> ## If you want to use image uploads under safe mode,
> ## create the directories images/archive, images/thumb and
> ## images/temp, and make them all writable. Then uncomment
> ## this, if it's not already uncommented:
> # $wgHashedUploadDirectory = false;
> 
> ## If you have the appropriate support software installed
> ## you can enable inline LaTeX equations:
> # $wgUseTeX                     = true;
> $wgMathPath         = "{$wgUploadPath}/math";
> $wgMathDirectory    = "{$wgUploadDirectory}/math";
> $wgTmpDirectory     = "{$wgUploadDirectory}/tmp";
> 
> $wgLocalInterwiki   = $wgSitename;
> 
> $wgLanguageCode = "en";
> 
> $wgProxyKey = "9ee8f21a31eae079993ee2e0d6ebba787188c35d4e0f35176dfd50db1fb92788";
> 
> ## Default skin: you can change the default skin. Use the internal symbolic
> ## names, ie 'standard', 'nostalgia', 'cologneblue', 'monobook':
> # $wgDefaultSkin = 'monobook';
> 
> ## For attaching licensing metadata to pages, and displaying an
> ## appropriate copyright notice / icon. GNU Free Documentation
> ## License and Creative Commons licenses are supported so far.
> # $wgEnableCreativeCommonsRdf = true;
> $wgRightsPage = ""; # Set to the title of a wiki page that describes your license/copyright
> $wgRightsUrl = "";
> $wgRightsText = "";
> $wgRightsIcon = "";
> # $wgRightsCode = ""; # Not yet used
> 
> $wgDiff3 = "/usr/bin/diff3";
> 
> ?>
> 
> 
> 
> 
> Thanks in advance
> Jake
> 
> 

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