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To: "Aclug-L" <aclug-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [aclug-L] Re: logging onto a MS NT LAN w/ Linux
From: "Nathan Cozzens" <ncozzens@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 26 Nov 1999 11:02:43 +0300
Reply-to: aclug-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx

The fetchmail website has lots of great info.  A pretty neat development
story.  I just have one question though......

It says "Fetchmail is a remote mail retrieval and forwarding utility
intended for use over on-demand TCP/IP links, like SLIP or PPP connections."

Can it still work when I'm on a LAN and trying to talk to the POP3 through a

----- Original Message -----
From: "Curtis Hawthorne" <cghawthorne@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <aclug-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, November 24, 1999 11:43 PM
Subject: [aclug-L] Re: logging onto a MS NT LAN w/ Linux

> I don't know much about logging onto NT LAN's, but you can access a pop3
server in Linux easy.  Check out
> for a great program to get all of your e-mail from POP or IMAP server and
distribute it to the correct place on your box.
> On Wed, Nov 24, 1999 at 08:45:59AM +0300, Veracom wrote:
> > I want to connect my RedHat 6.0 laptop to an NT LAN.  I'm very familiar
> > with networking Microsoft stuff.  Will I be able to get at the things
> > other Microsoft boxes are sharing out?
> >
> > When you logon to this LAN from a Microsoft box and the "Logon to an NT
> > sever" box is checked, it runs a login script that installs or updates
> > virus definitions for Norton AntiVirus.  Is this going to affect me when
> > login with my Linux laptop?
> >
> > I'd like to be able to get my e-mail from the Microsoft Exchange Server.
> >  How can I do that?  I've been accessing my e-mail from my ISP's POP3
> > through whatever Microsoft box I happen to be using.  I think it's the
> > Exchange Server that's doing this for me though.  Or is it the proxy
> > server?  What do I need to do to be able to access my ISP's POP3 through
> > this LAN when I'm using my Linux laptop?
> >
> > Nate
> >

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