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Old 09-30-2010, 05:19 AM   #1
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How to deliver mails recieved by fetchmail


Hello,

Sorry,

I have one centOS 5.5 box recieving mails done by fetchmail service and it has a 5 client pc's,
is there any way that the CentOS box able to deliver the mails to the 5 local network users that is using thunderbird as MUA.

the mails is stuck in /var/spool/mail as I verified in the webmin sendmail settings

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Old 09-30-2010, 06:17 AM   #2
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You could install a popserver
like dovecot
http://www.dovecot.org/
popa3d
http://www.openwall.com/popa3d/
or other

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Old 10-04-2010, 03:17 AM   #3
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thanks
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You could install a popserver
like dovecot
http://www.dovecot.org/
popa3d
http://www.openwall.com/popa3d/
or other

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Old 10-04-2010, 03:33 AM   #4
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HELLO,

is davecot services similar to postfix?

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Old 10-04-2010, 03:42 AM   #5
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Hi,

Postfix is a MTA, dovecot a popserver.
With postfix you can send and recieve mails,
mails will be delivered locally, with dovecot, you can use pop3 or imap to retrieve mail remotely from the server.
Take a look at
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_mail_servers

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Old 10-04-2010, 05:26 AM   #6
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Hi,

Postfix is a MTA, dovecot a popserver.
With postfix you can send and recieve mails,
mails will be delivered locally, with dovecot, you can use pop3 or imap to retrieve mail remotely from the server.
Take a look at
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_mail_servers

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