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Old 17th July 2006, 03:02 PM
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Exclamation how to setup pop mail clietns for local mail server?

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i setup my local mail server with postfix, i can recive and sendmails, but i use pine, how i can setup pop mail clients to get and send the mail from local mail server?
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Old 17th July 2006, 03:06 PM
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Hi,

It depends on what you mean by "mail client" !?

Did you think about ThunderBird ?

Did you try to install it ?
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Old 17th July 2006, 03:12 PM
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i have thunderbird, but cannot get mails from my local mail servers.
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Old 17th July 2006, 03:13 PM
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What about your client configuration ?

What is the error ?
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Old 17th July 2006, 03:20 PM
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cannot connect to mail server, do i need to instal pop mail server?
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Old 17th July 2006, 03:42 PM
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What did you put in your client configuration ?
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hi,
i can get mails from my other mail accounts like gmail with theunderbird the think i want i should get mails from my local mail server i can use pine and balsa to send and get mails.
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Old 19th July 2006, 09:05 AM
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Ok, but what did you put in your localhost mail client config ?

Did you type the ip adress or the name ?

Did you have some logs in your server ?
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