Zimbra 5 & 6 on Debian 5 i386

Install Debian 5

Zimbra 6

Install required packages

# aptitude install sudo libidn11 libpcre3 libexpat1 libstdc++5 sysstat

Edit the host file

# vi /etc/hosts
ip.add.re.ss       hostname.domain.tld      hostname

Download Zimbra 6

# wget http://.../zcs-6.0...DEBIAN5...tgz

Extract the archive

# tar xzf zcs-6.0...DEBIAN5...tgz

Install Zimbra 6

# ./install

Zimbra 5

apt-get install binutils build-essential gcc-4.1-base make psmisc linux-headers-$(uname -r)

export CC=/usr/bin/gcc-4.1 OR CC=/usr/bin/gcc-4.1 ./vmware-install.pl OR ln -sf /usr/bin/gcc-4.1 /usr/bin/gcc 

apt-get install sudo libidn11 libpcre3 libgmp3c2 libexpat1 perl sysstat

nano /etc/default/sysstat

/etc/init.d/sysstat restart


Extra admin Notes

apt-get install file
vi /opt/zimbra/.bashrc

Find PATH and add /usr/share/file so it should look like this

su - zimbra
zmcontrol stop
zmcontrol start

For Http + Https

su - zimbra
zmtlsctl mixed
tomcat restart



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