Re: mail in linux
"Sandip" == Sandip P Deshmukh <Sandip> writes:
Sandip> 1. how do i run fetchmail? as a daemon or what?
I run it as a daemon.
Sandip> 2. can i ask fetchmail to download only headers and
Sandip> delete unwanted headers off the server only?
Sandip> 3. after fetchmail fetches mail, where will it put it?
It can deliver it to local users as standard email (using your local
MTA, in my case exim).
Sandip> 4. are there any easy to configure utilities that will
Sandip> segregate mail finally downloaded?
I use procmail to save my mail to ~/Mail/spool using one file per
mailing list. There are many other ways to do it with procmail. Pick
Sandip> 4. which software do i use to read the mail fetched by
Sandip> fetchmail? can i use mozilla?
Anything that works to read your UNIX mail spool should work (unless
you set up exim and/or procmail to put your mail elsewhere), which
means probably every MUA shipped with Debian.
Sandip> 5. any other stuff that might be useful/ interesting etc.
- mail in linux
- From: Sandip P Deshmukh <firstname.lastname@example.org>