Evolution Doesn't Send mail

harry wert hwert at earthlink.net
Sat Mar 11 13:45:19 UTC 2006

On Fri, 2006-03-10 at 22:17 -0800, Zach Taylor wrote:

> Hey Guys,
> I just got Ubuntu installed and it is cool :)
> Just one problem, though, Evolution won't send mail. I have it set up correctly -- the same as other boxes on my home network. It just gives this error:  RCPT TO <email at domain> failed: Requested action not taken: mailbox unavailable.
> I've talked to the support desk at Earthlink with no results. They say their server is working.
> Does Ubuntu include a firewall? Or is there a reason that Evolution cannot communicate through port 25?
> Zach T

Here is what I had to do using Dapper Drake:

Ubuntu Evolution Earthlink Mail setup
Under server
Check server requires.
Use secure server NEVER

	type plain

username hwert at earthlink.net
	check remember password


Good luck

Harry Wert
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