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grupoapunte 05-08-2005 10:20 AM

How to reach to my mail box using text mode terminal
I want to download my yahoo mail but i dont know how to get to the mailbox, cant even logon, im useing suse 8.1 in text mode, i need to know the comands to reach to my mail box and then be able to see my mail and download the files that i have been mailed.

Thaks to all Dam.

masand 05-08-2005 10:35 AM

yahoo does not give u pop access for free so u cannot do that for free

and using lynx web browser u can try that


abisko00 05-08-2005 10:42 AM

If your Yahoo account is activated for pop access, you could use pine to access your mail (e.g. from server Another option could be the use of lynx, which is text-based browser. I have never used it and it may be a little tricky to finally read your mail.

grupoapunte 05-08-2005 10:56 AM

I have just checked yahoo mail options (with another pc) and im able to set a pop3 acount i have all the data neded to do that, so knowing this what should i do to get the mail?

Thanks Dam

abisko00 05-08-2005 11:03 AM

Try 'pine'. If you haven't used it before, it should guide you through the setup, where you enter all information about username, server, etc..

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