About the Virtual Appliance
This virtual appliance/machine includes a full working installation of Horde Groupware Webmail Edition. The only two applications installed in addition to the application dependencies are Joe (a simple text editor) and VMware Tools.
Horde Groupware was installed in accordance to the official guideline available here.
We strongly discourage you against using this appliance in production. It is intended to be a simple turn-key solution for users and administrators who want to take a closer look at Horde Groupware without having to spend time on configuring it.
About Horde Groupware
In their own words: Horde Groupware Webmail Edition is a free, enterprise ready, browser based communication suite. Users can read, send and organize email messages and manage and share calendars, contacts, tasks and notes with the standards compliant components from the Horde Project. Horde Groupware Webmail Edition bundles the separately available applications IMP, Ingo, Kronolith, Turba, Nag and Mnemo.
By default, this appliance is configured with the following network static settings:
- IP-Address: 192.168.10.231
- Subnet: 255.255.255.0
- DNS: 192.168.10.1
- Gateway: 192.168.10.1
To log into the the appliance, simply point your browser to:
We have created two users. One administrator and one regular user. With the administrative user, you are able to access the administrative module.
There is only one system user created on the system, namely ‘root.’
The system-user is:
Modifying Network Settings
Updating the network settings is easy.
Modify the network settings according to your needs.
Once you’ve changed your IP address, you need to modify /etc/hosts. Replace ‘192.168.10.231’ with the new IP address.
Lastly, you need to restart Apache. Simply run:
Email Service Guide (ESG) is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use of this virtual appliance.
We’ve taken down the image since it was severely out of date and not maintained.
Based on CentOS 5.4 with Horde Groupware Webmail Edition version 1.2.5.
- Bittorrent (preferred)
If you got any feedback or questions regarding this virtual appliance, please use this forum.