> sSMTP Certificate Fix for "send-mail: Cannot open smtp.gmail.com:587"

If your sSMTP is configured to use gmail is giving you the following error: send-mail: Cannot open smtp.gmail.com:587 and in /var/log/maillog you see: sSMTP: SSL not working: certificate verify failed (20) sSMTP: Cannot open smtp.gmail.com:587 adding below line to /etc/ssmtp/ssmtp.…

> Make sSMTP Non-Blocking for PHP

If you're trying to send e-mail from PHP (in Drupal or not) using sSMTP you'll find any page sending an e-mail out stalling for several seconds while sSMTP logs in and sends the e-mail out. It's a serious performance hit and can make using your website rather annoying. If you're…

> Search Mac Outlook 2011 Mail with Raw Queries

You can gain a lot of control over searching your mail by using "Raw Queries" passed straight to the Spotlight Engine. To input a "Raw Query" go to "Advanced Find" - Shift-Command F. And switch the Query Type on the left side of the input box to "Raw Query", it's…

> Use GMail to Send E-mails on your Linux Box via CLI

It's remarkably easy. First off uninstall sendmail, because we're going to be replacing it with another binary. /etc/init.d/sendmail stop yum remove sendmail Now we'll install ssmtp. yum install ssmtp To configure ssmtp replace the contents of /etc/ssmtp/ssmtp.conf with: # or your personal domain's if you…