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Old 08-06-2005, 05:07 AM   #1
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Free Linux-related email addresses?


I just thought it'd be fun to have an email address that ended with something related to Linux, Tux, or a distro in particular (like johndoe@tuxmail.com).

Does anybody know of any free email services like this that can be used with a client (not web-only)?
 
Old 08-06-2005, 05:39 AM   #2
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www.linuxmail.org is nice. It's free (web-based only). If you want pop and smtp, then you need to open your wallet :S
 
Old 08-06-2005, 05:44 AM   #3
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www.freeshell.org is free. All that is required is a dollar sent by you to them to prove your not a spammer, plus it helps support the servers you'll be using.. $1.00 for lifetime free pop/imap email along with a shell account isn't really that bad..
 
Old 08-06-2005, 07:03 AM   #4
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Or you could get a free third-level domain name on dyndns.org and recieve your mail locally: myuser@myhost.homelinux.org

pro: cool
con: requires commitment--if your box is off, it won't get the mail.

(I only send from my box; that works just great).

hth --Jonas
 
Old 08-06-2005, 11:27 AM   #5
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Thanks guys exactly what I had in mind.
 
  


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