How to reset the SMTP database for Astaro security gateway

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This article describes how to reset the SMTP database for the Astaro Security Gateway.

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)


Operating systems
V7, V8, V9

What To Do

Use the following commands to reset the SMTP database:

/var/mdw/scripts/smtp stop
dropdb -U postgres smtp
createdb -U postgres smtp
/var/mdw/scripts/smtp start

The SMTP Proxy will recover the datebase on basis of its spool directory.

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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