Re: pop in, imap out?
<ned.freed <at> mrochek.com>
2001-05-03 18:28:46 GMT
> This is sufficiently bizarre, I need to broadcast the query...
> When trying to access a user's set of mailboxes from multiple machines --
> eg, laptop and desktop -- just using operating system file sharing can be a
> performance problem.
> So I am looking for some software that will use POP to pull down my mail
> from various network accounts, and then will make the mail available via
> That is, the "client" side of the server will go out and get new mail and
> incorporate it into its storage environment. The server side of the server
> will allow other clients to access the store via IMAP.
> Does anyone know of such a WIN2K server?
Fetchmail does stuff like this. It is pretty portable, but I don't know
if it is built for WIN2K or not. However, you can run fetchmail on one
system and have it pull mail from another and send it to a third, so
platform isn't particularly relevant.