wulfmann at tiscali.co.uk
Fri Oct 31 21:55:07 GMT 2008
Ray Burke wrote:
> 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
> 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: http://kopete.kde.org
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
> 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: http://kmail.kde.org/
> 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
I hope this helps... :@)
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