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Old 05-13-2006, 01:44 PM   #1
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What pop3 mail server should I use?

I have sendmail and pine workin ok on my server. What pop3 server does anyone recommend?

I was trying to install qpopper, but "yum search qpopper" found nothing. Is qpopper just old and no one uses it anymore?
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I think you might want to learn how to install from source before you set up a mail server. Qpopper is currently maintained. It is here:
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I can install from source, but I figured if I could do it with yum or an rpm, then I should do that instead.


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