Re: [OT] GMail troubles [Was: Re: du-guidelines - point 7]
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On 07/14/08 21:04, Brian Marshall wrote:
> On Mon, 14 Jul 2008 20:46:07 -0500
> Ron Johnson <email@example.com> wrote:
>> I keep telling people that Gmail is evil, but no one will listen.
>> If you care about your data, and want to get to it at any time, keep
>> your data and your apps on your local machine.
> So what would you recommend for a free, ISP-independent email service
> with IMAP and a sensible amount of storage space?
> The reason I use Gmail is because there is no way I can set up
> everything for email on a local server
Why not? Unless I am misunderstanding you, it's perfectly possible.
Here's a link to an emal from just last week about someone doing that:
> (not the least of which
> preventing this is the restrictions of a consumer-level ISP) and no
> other free mail service provides the same benefits as Gmail.
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
"Kittens give Morbo gas. In lighter news, the city of New New
York is doomed."
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