Re: connecting via Thunderbird
Dave Oksner <dave@...
2005-08-29 16:54:14 GMT
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.
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
> 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 . . .