Re: Checking local mail with Icedove
On Thu, 1 Nov 2012 16:36:13 -0500 (CDT)
> This may or may not be a dumb question, but I would like to install
> logcheck on my local machine, and then view the emails it generates
> using Icedove. I guess I need a POP or IMAP server running, so my
> question is, which server should I install to access the emails that
> will be put into a maildir format, and how is it configured to accept
> connections locally only?
I think most IMAP servers use maildir: I use Courier. I would expect it
can be configured to listen only to localhost, mine is the network IMAP
server, so it doesn't. Courier would use ADDRESS=127.0.0.1
in /etc/courier/imapd to do this.