Mailspect Documentation
Install Mailspect Standard on RedHat/CentOS Linux


What is Mailspect Standard package?

Mailspect Standard contains Mailspect MPP with Cloudmark engine as default scanner on Linux and Mailshell as default scanner on Mac OS X.

Is Mailspect Standard different than MPP package?

The difference between the packages are:

  1. Mailspect Standard package doesn't contain Sophos engine bundled on Mac OS X or Sophos/Mailshell engines bundled on Linux.
  2. Cloudmark engine is default antivirus and antispam scanner on Linux
  3. Mailshell engine is default antispam scanner on Mac OS X

What is Mailspect Manager package?

Mailspect Manager provide Mailspect Control Panel and Mailspect Message Viewer applications. Control Panel (known as MPP GUI) allows administrator to configure Mailspect Standard / MPP. Message Viewer (known as Qreview) provides web interface for end user to manage Quarantine/Archive.

How to install Mailspect Standard?

Please visit and choose the 32-bit or 64-bit RPM for your RedHat/CentOS/Fedora Linux. You will shortly receive an e-mail with the download location for both Mailspect Standard and Mailspect Manager. Download the packages and follow the instructions provided within e-mail or bellow:

In order to install/upgrade Mailspect Standard please run:

rpm -Uvh mailspect-standard-5.X.X-X.gcc34.ARCH.rpm

For Mailspect Standard web administration please install Mailspect Manager

How to install Mailspect Manager?

Mailspect Manager is a Perl based application and it requires a suite of Perl module packages installed along with other packages that help on messages indexing.

Prerequisites for RedHat Enterprise 5 / CentOS 5:

  • For Linux/i386:
rpm -Uvh
  • For Linux/x86_64:
rpm -Uvh
yum update
yum install gd gd-progs perl-DBI perl-URI mysql mysql-devel mysql-server perl-DBD-MySQL perl-XML-Parser perl-Net-SSLeay perl-MailTools perl-MIME-tools perl-GD perl-GD-Text-Util \
perl-GD-Graph perl-Crypt-OpenSSL-DSA perl-OODoc perl-Crypt-Blowfish antiword poppler-utils
rpm -Uvh mailspect-manager-1.X.X-X.noarch.rpm

How to login into Control Panel?

Please visit http://localhost:20001 and login using "admin" user and "raempp" password.

How to login into Message Viewer?

Please visit http://localhost:20000 and login using "admin" user and "raempp" password.