MikeL's FreeBSD howto - popper and imap
Skip popper, use imap
Sorry, I did not document my original install of popper (I used
qpopper for some reason, now lost to time), and imap.
I'm getting logspam from qpopper and imap. Starting to document the
attempts here to reduce the problem.
If you don't have it already, you may want to find a
imapd.conf file from the ports tree, and make
changes, or simply add the following to a new file:
I don't know yet if this works, but I wanted to document so I wouldn't
This is basically a checklist of how to make popper work. The
intent is not to cover everything in detail, merely to point you to
each of the tasks that must be performed.
Popper is the program that allows client email programs to fetch their
email from this server -- the old way; via POP3. I've not messed with
IMAP, so don't even ask.
First time only
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