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Re: [SLE] POP3 Server start?
  • From: Ruben Safir <ruben@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 1 May 2005 15:26:26 -0400
  • Message-id: <20050501192626.GA31966@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> imap changed in 2002 to only allow plaintext passwords via an ssl
> encrypted connection. I have found it easier to get pop3s going. Check
> the support database (search for imaps). If you only need pop3, and
> don't mind the insecure plaintext passwords being passed through the
> network, you can use qpopper. HTH

I'm confused. Is the pop3 servier installed with SuSE 9.3 worthless without
ssl or ldap? When I turn on pop and use evolution, the logs indicated that no user
was sent, but when I used fetchmail with verbose, it looks like it doesn't accecpt
USER authentication.


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