I too am a newbie and also use sbcglobal for my isp/email. I am seeing a similar problem with evolution. I set up the pop and smtp settings using the same format as icemncnth. Whenever I try to get my mail, it will start to get the POP summary and then error out saying that it couldn't retrieve the summary due to an input/output error. I can enter the exact same settings in Kmail and everything works with no issues. I can also surf with no issues so I know that my internet connection is working properly for the browser at least. I know that the sbc/yahoo server requires authentication. I entered in my user name here like "bigdog". Should I have entered "email@example.com"?????? I would really like to get evolution working. I think that it has more functionality than Kmail.
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