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Old 09-04-2008, 06:27 AM   #1
stuza
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Unhappy mail server problem


I setup centos 5 simple postfix mail server with devcot and everything works fine, but my problem is I cannot accesse my mail for my xp clients.please help.

I'm using pop server;my firewall and selinux is disabled.

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Old 09-04-2008, 09:00 AM   #2
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Hello,

How are you trying to access the e-mail accounts? Pop? Imap?

Did you install a pop and/or imap server that works with the postfix inboxes?

Are the ports for pop (110/tcp) and imap (143/tcp) open on the servers firewall?

A test for that under XP it to go to start -> run -> telnet your.server.ip.address 110 (or 143)

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