re kopete

Wulfy wulfmann at
Fri Oct 31 21:55:07 GMT 2008

Ray Burke wrote:
> Willy,
> I have Kubuntu 8.0.4 and are a newie as I am from the windows school of xp pro and now dual boot with Kubuntu,
> I expected that kopete to monitor all my emails that come in over yahoo,hotmail and alphalink where I have emails
> logged to these ISP's????????
Kopete is an Instant Messenger program, not an e-mail program...
> Description: instant messenger for KDE
>  Kopete is an instant messenger program which can communicate with a 
> variety
>  of IM systems, such as Yahoo, ICQ, MSN, IRC and Jabber.
>  .
>  Kopete includes the "Now Listening" plug-in that can report what 
> music you
>  are currently listening to, in a number of different players, including
>  noatun, kscd, juk, kaffeine and amarok.
>  .
>  Support for more IM protocols can be added through a plugin system.
>  .
>  This package is part of KDE, as a component of the KDE network module.
>  See the 'kde' and 'kdenetwork' packages for more information.
>  .
>  Homepage:
For e-mail use either Kmail or Thunderbird

> Description: KDE Email client
>  KMail is a fully-featured email client that fits nicely into the KDE
>  desktop. It has features such as support for IMAP, POP3, multiple 
> accounts,
>  mail filtering and sorting, PGP/GnuPG privacy, and inline attachments.
>  .
>  You need to install kdepim-kio-plugins if you want to use IMAP or
>  mbox files, and/or kdebase-kio-plugins if you want to use POP3.
>  .
>  This package is part of KDE, and a component of the KDE PIM module.
>  See the 'kde' and 'kdepim' packages for more information.
>  .
>   Homepage:

> Description: mail/news client with RSS and integrated spam filter support
>  Thunderbird is a lightweight mail/news/RSS client, based on the 
> Mozilla suite.
>  It supports different mail accounts (POP, IMAP, Gmail), has an integrated
>  learning Spam filter, and offers easy organization of mails with 
> tagging and
>  virtual folders. Also, more features can be added by installing 
> extensions.
I hope this helps...  :@)



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