Internet Express Version 6.6 for Tru64 UNIX: Administration Guide

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Published: December 2006


This document describes how to use the Administration utility for HP Internet Express to manage a Web server and the Internet services provided with the product.

Table of Contents

About This Document
Intended Audience
Document Organization
Typographic Conventions
Related Information
Reading the Documentation
Reading Documentation Using the Administration Utility
Reading Documentation Using the Public Web Server
Reading Documentation from the Internet Express CD–ROM
Reading Reference Pages for Internet Express Components
Reading the Open Source Software Component Documentation
Reader's Comments
1 Using the Administration Utility
Using the Administration Utility Main Menu
Registering Your Internet Express Installation
Navigating the Administration Utility
Using Administration Utility Forms
Accessing Administration Servers
Accessing the Internet Express Login Account
Accessing and Managing the Internet Monitor
Managing Internet Express in a TruCluster Environment
Using Internet Express Services in a Cluster
TruCluster Impact on Internet Express Administration
Installing and Removing Components
Accessing Web-Based System Management Tools
Performing Web-Based System Management
Tuning Kernel Attribute Values
2 Where to Find More Information
Internet Express and AlphaServer Products Web Sites
Open Source Software Web Sites
System Security Web Sites
Other Useful Web Sites
3 User Administration
Overview of User Accounts
Specifying User Names
Assigning Passwords to User Accounts
Purging Obsolete Passwords
Searching for User Accounts
Assigning Users to Groups
Creating Captive Accounts for Named Users
Creating Captive Accounts for Generic Users
Creating a Noncaptive Account for a UNIX System User
Creating Groups
Displaying User Account Information
Deleting User Accounts
Changing Groups for User Accounts
Changing the Password for an Account
Changing Mail Services for Users
Assigning Regular Delivery Mail Service
Assigning POP with Password Mail Service
Assigning the Cyrus IMAP Mail Service
Assigning Cyrus IMAP with Password Mail Service
Assigning APOP with Password Mail Service
Managing the iass Account
Changing the iass Account Forwarding Address
Managing the .users.list File
Managing the User Self-Administration Feature
Enabling and Disabling the User Self-Administration Feature
Modifying the Web Server Configuration
Enabling and Disabling Login Delays
Managing User Self-Administration Groups
Customizing the User Self-Administration Feature
4 User Authentication
Managing the LDAP Module for System Authentication
Default Configuration for the LDAP Module for System Authentication
Creating Branches
Extended LDAP Schema for UNIX Account Information
Indexing Attributes for the Directory Servers
Configuring the LDAP Module for System Authentication
Modifying the LDAP Module Configuration
Testing the LDAP Module Configuration
Enabling and Disabling the LDAP Module
Importing and Exporting Users from /etc/passwd
Importing Users into the Directory Server
Importing Users from NIS
Exporting Users from the Directory Server
Adding an LDAP User in a C2 Environment
Access Control
Utilities for Maintaining User Information in the LDAP Directory Server
Checking the LDAP Server Configuration
Extracting Users from the /etc/passwd File
Adding a User Entry
Deleting a User Entry
Retrieving a User Entry
Synchronizing with a Password File
Adding a Group Entry
Maintaining Group Membership
Deleting a Group Entry
Retrieving a Group Entry
Setting a User's Password in the LDAP Directory Server
Starting the ldapcd Daemon
Stopping the ldapcd Daemon
Maintaining the LDAP Directory Server Using LDAP Commands
Adding Entries to an LDAP Database
Modifying Entries in an LDAP Database
Overview of the LDAP Client
Actions Performed by the LDAP Client
Authentication Actions Performed
Files Modified by theLDAP Module for System Authentication
Files Not Modified by the LDAP Module for System Authentication
Other Important Files
Behavior of the the ldapdc Daemon
Debugging ldapdc
Operation of login/su
5 Mail Delivery Administration
Sendmail Server Administration
Configuring the System as a Standalone Mail System
Configuring the System as a Mail Client
Configuring the System as a Mail Server
Changing the Sendmail Server Configuration
Controlling the Sendmail Server
Configuring Mailbox Access
Viewing the Sendmail Server Log
Majordomo Mailing List Administration
Creating a Majordomo Mailing List
Changing a Majordomo Mailing List Configuration
Deleting a Majordomo List
Create a Mailing List
Creating the Initial Mailman List Using a Script
Deleting a Mailing List
Managing Mailman
Mailman Scripts
Mailman Log Files
Bogofilter Spam Filter
Training Bogofilter
Filtering with Bogofilter
Filter Integration with Other Tools
6 Mail Access Administration
POP Mail Server Administration
Controlling the POP3 Server
Controlling the POP2 Server
Controlling the POPPASSD Server
Viewing the POP Mail Server Log
IMAP Mail Server Administration
Setting Up a UNIX User Account for UW IMAP
Setting Up a UNIX User Account for Cyrus IMAP
Converting IMAP Mail Folders
Controlling the Cyrus IMAP Server
Controlling the UW IMAP Server
Configuring SSL for UW-IMAP
Viewing the IMAP Server Log
IMP Webmail Administration
Accessing the IMP Webmail Administration Menu
Enabling and Disabling IMP Webmail
Managing Mail Server Settings
Modifying the Mail Server List
Managing Mailbox Settings
Managing Compose Settings
Managing Message Settings
Managing Logging Settings
Managing Preference Driver Settings
Managing Miscellaneous IMP Settings
Managing Horde Settings
Managing Turba Settings
Using IMP Upgrade Tools
Accessing IMP Webmail
Additional Webmail Documentation
7 Web Services Administration
Secure Web Server Administration
Accessing the Secure Web Servers
Web Server Management
Changing Configuration Parameters
Changing the Password for the Administration Web Server
Allowing Remote Access to the Internet Monitor Administration Server
ht://Dig Search Tool Administration
Creating the Search Index
Searching the Index
8 XML Component Administration
Directories and Subsets for XML Components
Apache Axis Server Administration
Managing the Apache Axis Server
Enabling and Disabling the Apache Axis Server
Apache Cocoon Servlet Administration
Managing the Apache Cocoon Servlet
Enabling and Disabling the Cocoon Servlet
Viewing the Cocoon Log Files
9 Network Security Administration
TCP Wrapper Administration
Network Services Wrapped by Internet Express
Controlling Access to Other Network Services
Modifying Access to a Wrapped Network Service
Testing TCP Security Modifications
Denial of Service Tools Administration
Denial of Service Concepts
Accessing Denial of Service Tools
Adding and Deleting Access Filters
Enabling and Disabling Access Filtering
FireScreen Administration
Installing FireScreen
Configuring FireScreen
Starting and Stopping FireScreen
Viewing FireScreen Status
Snort Intrusion Detection System
FreeRADIUS Server Administration
Considerations While Installing FreeRADIUS
Starting and Stopping the FreeRADIUS Server
Understanding FreeRADIUS Configuration Files
Viewing FreeRADIUS Log File
10 Proxy Services Administration
Dante SOCKS Server Administration
Controlling the Dante SOCKS Server
Configuring the Dante SOCKS Server
Accessing Dante SOCKS Information
Squid Proxy/Caching Server Administration
Configuring the Squid Proxy/Caching Server
Reinitializing the Disk Cache
Managing the Squid Proxy/Caching Server
Rotating Log Files
Displaying Access Statistics
Controlling the Squid Proxy/Caching Server
Using Smartfilter
11 LDAP Directory Server Administration
Understanding the LDAP Directory Schema
Using the LDAP Browser
Installing and Running the LDAP Browser
Managing Frequently Used Connections
Using the Main Browsing Window
Searching the Directory
Viewing the Object Class Schema
Viewing the Attribute Schema
User Configuration File
Managing and Using the OpenLDAP Directory Server
Managing the OpenLDAP Directory Server
12 OpenSLP Administration
OpenSLP Overview
Configuration Files and Examples
Configuring OpenSLP
Using the OpenSLP Configuration and Registration Files
Configuring Optional Security
Running the Services
Running the Example Configuration
Considerations for Using SLP APIs
13 FTP Server Administration
Administering Pure-FTP Server
Creating or Modifying an Anonymous Pure-FTP User Account
Enabling or Disabling Anonymous Pure-FTP Access
Enabling or Disabling chroot
Displaying Active Pure-FTP Users
Enabling or Disabling Pure-FTP server
14 Samba File and Print Server Administration
Enabling and Disabling the Samba Server
Options for Modifying the smb.conf Configuration File
Understanding the smb.conf Configuration File
Administering the Samba Server Using the SWAT Program
Configuring the Samba Server Using the SWAT Program
15 InterNetNews Server Administration
INN Daemons
Specifying INN Configuration Data
Configuring an External Newsfeed
Displaying an External Newsfeed
Adding an External Newsfeed
Modifying an External Newsfeed
Removing an External Newsfeed
Modifying Newsfeed Defaults
Updating the Local Active File
Managing Client Access
Displaying Client Access Groups
Adding a Client Access Group
Modifying an Existing Client Access Group
Removing a Client Access Group
Displaying Client Authentication Groups
Managing Client Authentication Groups
Configuring Storage Options
Configuring Storage Method Entries
Configuring the CNFS Storage Method
Managing Article Expiration
Displaying Article Expiration Definitions
Adding an Article Expiration Definition
Modifying an Article Expiration Definition
Deleting an Article Expiration Definition
Modifying the Retention Period for Expired Articles
Managing Local Newsgroups
Creating Local Newsgroups
Deleting Local Newsgroups
Viewing INN Log Files
Controlling the INN Server
16 Internet Relay Chat Administration
Configuring IRC
Controlling the IRC Server
17 PostgreSQL Database and MySQL Administration
Installing PostgreSQL
Starting and Stopping PostgreSQL Server
Viewing the PostgreSQL Log File
Administering PostgreSQL Accounts
Important Files and Directories
Running the Postmaster Startup Script
Using Existing PostgreSQL Accounts
Setting up a Crontab Entry for Vacuuming Databases
Scaling PostgreSQL
Administering MySQL
Directories and Files Established by MySQL Installation
Starting and Stopping the MySQL Server
MySQL Configuration Files
MySQL Log Files
18 BIND Domain Name Server Administration
BIND Overview
Important BIND Files and Directories
Enabling BIND
Running the BIND Startup Script
BIND Documentation
A Sendmail Supplemental Information
Creating a Certificate of Authority
Background - OpenSSL Certificate Creation
Mail Filter Example

List of Figures

1-1 Administration Utility Main Menu
1-2 Sample Administration Utility Form
1-3 Manage Components Menu
3-1 Manage Users Menu
3-2 Searching for User Accounts
3-3 Selecting User Accounts
3-4 Creating a Named User Account
3-5 Creating Generic User Accounts
3-6 Creating a System User Account
3-7 Creating Groups
3-8 Displaying User Account Information
3-9 Deleting User Accounts
3-10 Changing User Account Secondary Groups
3-11 Manage User Self-Administration Menu
3-12 Enable/Disable User Self-Administration Page
3-13 Configure Web Server for Self-Administration Form
3-14 Modify Web Server Configuration Page
3-15 Enable and Disable Login Delays
3-16 Adding Groups
4-1 LDAP Caching Daemon
5-1 Configure Masquerading Form
5-2 Configuring an Access Database
5-3 Configuring the Sendmail Server to Use LDAP for Address Lookups
5-4 Mailman Mailing List Administration Menu
6-1 IMP Webmail Administration Menu
6-2 Enable/Disable IMP Webmail Page
6-3 Mail Server Settings Form
6-4 Modify Mail Server List Form
6-5 Mail Server List Form for Adding or Modifying Servers
6-6 Mailbox Settings Form
6-7 Compose Settings Form
6-8 Message Settings Form
6-9 Logging Settings Form
6-10 Preference Driver Settings Form
6-11 Miscellaneous IMP Settings Form
6-12  Horde Settings Form
6-13 Turba Settings Form
6-14 Upgrade Database Settings Form
7-1 Ht://Dig Indexing and Search Administration Page
7-2 Link to Ht://Dig Search Index Page
7-3 Updated Ht://Dig Configuration File Message
9-1 Remote Login Server Dialog
9-2 Denial of Service Tools Administration Menu
9-3 Add Access Filters Form
9-4 Deleting Access Filters Form
9-5 Enable or Disable Access Filtering Form
9-6 Access Filtering Enabled
9-7 FireScreen Administration Menu
9-8 Checking FireScreen Installation Prerequisites
9-9 Install FireScreen Form for Specifying the System Configuration File and Kernel
9-10 Install FireScreen Page with Gateway Screening Enabled
9-11 Install FireScreen Installation Page with Gateway Screening Disabled
9-12 Configure FireScreen Menu
9-13 Default Command-Line Options for FireScreen
9-14 Set Options Confirmation Page
9-15 Set FireScreen Screening Mode Form
9-16 Add New Screening Rule Form
9-17  New Screening Rule Confirmation Page
9-18 Checking Screening Rules
9-19 Delete Screening Rules Form
9-20 Start/Stop FireScreen Form with Start Option Enabled
9-21 Start/Stop FireScreen Form with Restart Option Enabled
9-22 Start/Stop FireScreen Confirmation Page
9-23 Start/Stop FireScreen Form with Stop Option Enabled
9-24 Stop FireScreen Confirmation Page
9-25 View Screening Rules Page
9-26 View Log File Page
9-27 View Statistics Page
11-1 LDAP Directory Tree Structure
13-1 Pure-FTP Server Administration Menu
14-1 Samba Server Administration Menu
14-2 Configure the Samba Server Menu
15-1 InterNetNews Administration Menu
15-2 Configuring the INN Server
15-3 Specifying an Article Expiration Definition
17-1 Manage PostgreSQL Menu
17-2 Start/Stop PostgreSQL Form
17-3 View PostgreSQL Log Page
17-4 Setup Vacuum Crontab Form