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Linux – centOS/Fedora 12 How to POP3

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# POP3
# pop3 test: http://wiki.dovecot.org/TestPop3Installation
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# Installing packages
yum install dovecot

# Service install for auto start
chkconfig dovecot on
service dovecot start
service dovecot status

vi /etc/dovecot.conf

# POP3 protocols
protocols = imap imaps pop3 pop3s
# POP3 logs
log_path = /dev/stderr
info_log_path = /tmp/all_logs.log
log_timestamp = “%b %d %H:%M:%S ”

# POP3 locations
mail_location = maildir:~/Maildir
mail_location = mbox:~/mail:INBOX=/var/mail/%u

# POP3 debug
mail_debug = yes

# To test or debug
# tail -f /tmp/all_logs.log

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  1. khairul
    November 15, 2010 at 6:48 am

    How do we test it using telnet on localhost?

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