Exim Management

Basic command,
1. Start, stop and restart exim
/etc/init.d/exim start|stop|restart

2. Showing what exim is doing right now

3. Check how the exim route to the given email.
exim -bt [email protected]

4. Generate the exim stats from log file.
eximstats /var/log/exim_mainlog

5. Run pretend SMTP from command where xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx is the IP.
exim -bh xxx.xxx.xxx.xx

6. Display exim configuration.
exim -bP

Queue information,
1. Print the number of email queue
exim -bpc

2. Print the list of message from email queue
exim -bp

3. View the summary of message from queue.
exim -bp | exiqsumm

Searching information
1. Search the email queue from a specific sender
exim -f [email protected]

2. Search the email queue from a specific recipient
exim -r [email protected]

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