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Re: [SLE] Sharing mail in linux and windows (Was: My patience has run out)
  • From: Doug McGarrett <dougmack@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2002 22:48:06 -0500
  • Message-id: <200211010348.gA13mGgt026618@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
There is a program called "Explore2fs" that will allow Windows to
read your Linux ext2 or ext3 file system. It works, I have it here.
The Windows filename is EXPLORE2.EXE. It is not perfect.

At 22:58 10/31/2002 +0100, Carlos E. R. wrote:
>On Wednesday 30 October 2002 17:35, Kevin McLauchlan wrote:
>> I don't impress anybody when they come around
>> asking me for something... or giving me something...
>> and I say "Hang on a few minutes, while I boot
>> into Windows". Or, I'll *be* in Windows and I
>> have to reboot into Linux to get at my mail. I can
>> use Outlook to look at recent messages, but I have
>> it set to just look, and not to move messages from
>> the server. KMail is the app that now captures my
>> mail from the server, so if I want to look at messages
>> from a few hours ago, or yesterday, I need to be back
>> in Linux, since Windows can't read my Linux partition.
>It is possible to share the same mail folders between windows and linux,
>using netscape or mozilla. If you don't like mozilla, kmail can read
>netscape folders as they are, and viceversa.
>If you are interested, I'll expand. :-)
> Carlos Robinson
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