Trying Kmail

Dave Woyciesjes woyciesjes at
Tue Aug 9 20:08:23 UTC 2011

Tero Pesonen wrote:
> On Tue, 2011-08-09 at 15:07 -0400, Dave Woyciesjes wrote:
>> Tero Pesonen wrote:
>>> On Mon, 2011-08-08 at 09:30 -0500, Larry Shields wrote:
>>>> Trying to see if KMAIL is different, I might just have to switch to another 
>>>> ISP...
>>>> Another test...
>>> Why ISP? Why not change you email service provider instead. Using a
>>> well-ran, for-fee email service usually rids one of all sorts Gmail,
>>> Hotmail, Yahoo etc. nonsense.
>> 	Know one that does IMAP access for free? Without silly-low limits on 
>> things?
> You may want to ask at If there's a good free
> IMAP service, they'll know it. Though I wonder if offering a decent IMAP
> service that is free is even feasible.
> Of the paid services I would recommend e.g. Tuffmail for terrific IMAP
> support, fine-grain control and effective spam filtering. There are many
> others as well. Some have been mentioned in this thread and the
> aforementioned site will provide discussion on still many more.
> Tero Pesonen 
	I've tried a few different free IMAP server. AIM mail was slow. Zoho 
had annoying quirks (don't recall exactly what)

The other in the top 6 of this list:
had limits which I didn't agree with.
	I ended up with GMail, because I didn't want to waste any more time 
screwing around. I can deal with it's quirks about hiding my list mail 

	'Course, I wonder if Yahoo would be upset at me if I discovered the 
settings that they use for IMAP on the iPhone, and applied those to 

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