Date: Mon, 29 Aug 2005 09:54:14 -0700 From: Dave Oksner <dave@...e.net> To: popa3d-users@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: connecting via Thunderbird Are you getting any popa3d messages in the logs (/var/log/messages, probably)? If not, check the firewall settings (probably either ipchains or iptables). RedHat might not allow access to the pop3 port by default. You may have to add a new rule to allow for it. Dave On Mon, Aug 29, 2005 at 02:46:14PM +0000, Jim Mirick wrote: > I am running RH ES v4 and I have installed the RPM of popa3d. I can connect via > > command line and see messages in my list, and read them . . . but I'm trying to > > get my Thunderbird client on another machine to connect. I have created the > > account in t-bird's account list, it prompts me for a password, then gives a > > popup saying "server says invlaid login." I can send via t-bird, I'm using > > Postfix on the server so I know its actually connecting to the machine. And > > Postfix processes incoming emails into the mailbox, but T-bird just can't get > them. > > Any help, or pointing to documentation, would be appreciated. I have relatively > > little Unix experience and I'm trying to make a point about getting our servers > > off Windows, this doesn't help! Thanks . . . -- +------------David Oksner-----http://www.case.net/-------------+ |Cannon's Comment: | | If you tell the boss you were late for work because you | | had a flat tire, the next morning you will have a flat tire.| +------------------------dave@...e.net-------------------------+
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