Article ID: 126854, created on Sep 10, 2015, last review on Sep 10, 2015

  • Applies to:
  • Plesk 12.0 for Linux


Plesk shows qmail as not running and it wont start in Tools & Settings > Service Management however it is running if check in command line.

Also no mail can be sent/received.


Software issue PPPM-3293. It will be fixed in one of the next Plesk updates.

Workaround 1

Switch mail-server to postfix.

Workaround 2

Disable Switch on spam protection based on DNS blackhole lists in Tools $ Settings > Mail Server Settings

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