bounceHammer has been EOL'ed on February 29, 2016

EOL on February 29, 2016

bounceHammer have been downloaded and used by many users and companies since the first release on March 2010 and has been EOL: End Of Life on February 29, 2016. Thanks for using bounceHammer for a long time. We are now providing Sisimai (the successor of bounceHammer, more faster, more higher precision of analysis) as a bounce mail parser library in BSD 2-Clause License.

12. Prepare HTTP-API


Prepare bounceHammer/HTTP-API

bounceHammer has HTTP-API (As of February 2013, it is readonly). This page describes how to prepare HTTP-API.

In this section, The API URL is, and the script file will be located in the directory which ScriptAlias is enabled in httpd.conf.

If bounceHammer has been built with --disable-webui option, you need to not do operations in this page.

Copy api.cgi

To prepare bounceHammer HTTP-API, you only have to run the following commands: Copying and setting permissions. Before you access to HTTP-API with your browser, configure the httpd.conf for running CGI script on web server.

# cd /usr/local/bouncehammer/share/script
# cp api.cgi /usr/local/apache/cgi-bin/
# chmod a+x /usr/local/apache/cgi-bin/api.cgi

The last step is to register your domain names, please proceed to 13. Register email domains page.