[ubuntu-uk] From Evolution to Thunderbird ....

Barry Drake bdrake at crosswire.org
Fri Aug 12 21:06:14 UTC 2011

On 12/08/11 21:57, mac wrote:
> gmx does not allow you to use a From field that's different from the account e-mail address you're using to authenticate the SMTP server. The gmail SMTP server, on the other hand, does allow you to do this with Thunderbird, IIRC.
> mac

Well, that's what I expected, but the gmail SMTP server doesn't like 
it.  Evolution sent all the right headers to make it work - like the 
'from' field was the same as the SMTP account from field.  I guess 
before I go away again, I'll have to change all my lists to my gmx 
account.  Bother!!

Regards,            Barry.

 From Barry Drake (The Revd) Health and Healing advisor to the East
Midlands Synod of the United Reformed Church.  See
http://www.urc5.org.uk/index for information about the synod, and
http://www.urc5.org.uk/?q=node/703 for the Synod Healing pages.

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