Chapter 4. Downloading and Installing the SquirrelMail Source Code

All subsequent steps must be performed as the "root" user on the server. SSH into the server as "root". You should have either the password or the passphrase from section II to do this

4.1. Download the source code

As of this writing the latest stable version of SquirrelMail is 1.4.5. Download the source tarball squirrelmail-1.4.5.tar.gz (it can be found at to the temporary directory /var/tmp.

    # cd /var/tmp
    # ls -l squirrelmail-1.4.5.tar.gz 
    -rw-r--r--  1 root root    591226 2005\u201312\u201308 11:53 squirrelmail-1.4.5.tar.gz