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Robert Brockway robert-5LEc/6Zm6xCUd8a0hrldnti2O/JbrIOy at public.gmane.org
Tue Dec 9 02:10:03 UTC 2003

On Mon, 8 Dec 2003, Ilya Palagin wrote:

> The feature you need is called IMAP, and it has to be supported by your

Fortunately unix is built in a modular fashion so it just comes a matter
of selecting the IMAP package of choice and installing it.

> mail server. Your email client has to support IMAP as well, I'm not sure

With the exception of the CLI tools mail & mailx I haven't see an MUA that
didn't support IMAP in many years.

> Good news - IMAP service installation is simple and described on many sites.

Definately.  It can be bandwidth intensive though so its use of a low
pseed connection isn't recommended :)


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