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Install Exim on Amazon Linux 2

May 01, 2022 · 1 min read · Post a comment

Exim is a useful mail transfer agent easy to manage and set up. The installation process is easy as well, so let’s see how to install Exim on Amazon Linux 2.


  • Amazon Linux 2
  • sudo privileges

Install Exim on Amazon Linux 2

Step 1. As a first step, update the Amazon Linux 2 system packages.

sudo yum update

Step 2. Install the EPEL repo.

amazon-linux-extras install epel

Step 3. Once EPEL is installed, install Exim.

sudo yum install exim

Step 4. Verify installation.

exim --version


Exim version 4.94.2 
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