Proxmox Mail Gateway 8.0 available

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Proxmox Staff Member
Staff member
Apr 28, 2005
Proxmox Mail Gateway 8.0 has been released! The new version of our email security solution is based on Debian 12 (Bookworm), uses the newer Linux kernel 6.2, as well as ZFS 2.1.12. The latest major version of Apache SpamAssassin 4.0.0 and PostgreSQL 15.3 are included.

Countless bugfixes and other smaller improvements are included as well, see the full release notes.

Thank you for supporting the Proxmox Mail Gateway project! Your contributions and feedback, tests, bug reports and patch submits are always welcome!

Release notes

Press release




Community Forum


Source code

Q: Can I upgrade Proxmox Mail Gateway 7 to 8?
A: Please follow the upgrade instructions on

Q: Can I install Proxmox Mail Gateway on top of Debian Bookworm?
A: Yes, see

Q: Can I install Proxmox Mail Gateway as a virtual machine on Proxmox Virtual Environment, VMware, or Hyper-V ?
A: Yes, just do the ISO install. If you install on Hyper-V as a generation 2 virtual machine, please disable secure boot.

Q: Can I install Proxmox Mail Gateway as LXC container on Proxmox Virtual Environment?
A: Yes, just download the template via the integrated template downloader.

Best regards,

Martin Maurer
Proxmox Mail Gateway project leader
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