OT: Kmail, POP3, list, thread and Gmail
lanzenesi at gmail.com
Sun May 25 19:07:34 BST 2008
On Sunday 25 May 2008 18:43:10 Sylviane et Perry White wrote:
> I have 2 problems here.
> 1) I have yet to find a free SMTP server that works.
> I opened an account at yahoo.fr, got POP to work but not SMTP,
> probably all my settings are right...
> ---smtp.mail.yahoo.fr port 465, authentication as pvvwhite (or I tried
> ---pvvwhite at yahoo.fr too) and password they provided.
Hum, I'm just doing a bit of testing and so far yahoo is not accepting relay.
I have to use my yahoo account in the from field. They must have tightened
their policy. When it works, I have port 25 authenticated on
I'll do some further testing and I'll let you know.
> I just think they are reluctant to provide this service for free.
> 2) Even if SMTP sending worked, I would probably be pvvwhite at yahoo.fr
> instead of spwhite at sunrise.ch and would need another subscription
> at Kubuntu list.
> How is it possible to authenticate with (for example) smtp.mail.yahoo.fr as
> spwhite at sunrise.ch?
> Is it possible that you, Lisi, and several clients of her (on other ISPs)
> don't have to authenticate for your providers SMTPs?
Yes, I don't have to authenticate with my provider. That makes life easier, of
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