Installation on openSUSE 11.4 – 32-bit

You can install Kerio Connect 7.3 on openSUSE 11.4 (i386).

  1. Get the installation ISO images of openSUSE 11.4 for i386 platform from
  2. Install openSUSE 11.4 base system.
  3. Remove the postfix MTA running in default openSUSE installation: sudo zipper remove postfix
  4. Download Kerio Connect 7.1 installation package in RPM format from Kerio website.
  5. Install Kerio Connect using the following command: sudo rpm -i kerio-connect-7.3.0-xxxx.linux.rpm
  6. Finish the initial server configuration using the CfgWizard application: sudo /opt/kerio/mailserver/cfgwizard
  7. Start Kerio Connect using the following command: sudo /etc/init.d/kerio-connect start
  8. Optionally, replace sendmail with the binary from the Kerio Connect:

sudo mv /usr/sbin/sendmail /usr/sbin/sendmail-old

sudo cp /opt/kerio/mailserver/sendmail /usr/sbin/sendmail

sudo cp /opt/kerio/mailserver/libkt* /usr/lib/

Since, Kerio Connect is now installed and configured. You can access web administration interface at https://localhost:4040. Also, don't forget to configure your DNSDomain Name System - Enables the translation of hostnames to IP addresses and provides other domain related information. server and add proper A and MX records for the server.


Kerio Connect users can be authenticated against PAM with /etc/pam.d/keriomail PAM module.