[SLUG] Family mail server

Kerry Seibold kerry at kseibold.com
Sun Mar 3 13:08:17 EST 2002

Hi Mick,
I do something very similar on RH7.1
Found a great dummy doit:

Solution uses exim, fetchmail, qpopper.
I needed just a few changes to match my circumstances.
I'm not running fetchmail as a daemon but as a cron task every 5 mins.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Mick Howe" <mickhowe at bigpond.com>
To: "Humbug General" <general at lists.humbug.org.au>
Cc: "Canberra Linux Users Group" <linux at samba.org>; "Sydney Linux User
Group" <slug at slug.org.au>
Sent: Sunday, March 03, 2002 11:43 AM
Subject: [SLUG] Family mail server

> For this weeks challange I would like to try to setup e-mail service for
> What I wish to do is collect mail for six different accounts and hold it
> my RH7.1 box and hold it for collection/reading by users on my home
> comprising two Win98 boxen and the RedHat box.
> What tools do I need for this?
> Are there any configuration gotchas or other conciderations?
> I've tried reading the sendmail how-tos but couldn't find any clarity in
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