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[ale] M$ mail server grousing
- Subject: [ale] M$ mail server grousing
- From: esoteric at 3times25.net (Geoffrey)
- Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2002 10:42:50 -0500
Robert L. Harris wrote:
> UoP has pretty much been brainwashed by M$. I took a few classes there.
> They'll tell you it's impossible to connect to exchange with anything
> else and to attempt to do so would be unholy. There is a web interface
> to outlook though. Looks and acts like outlook but you can use it with
> Linux/Netscape. Most of the techs don't like to admit it, but it's
> there and works well enough. See if you can find it. If not let me
> know and I'll dig through my bookmarks and see what I can find.
I'm using the Netscape messenger to read my email. I know about the web
interface as well, but either way, they must configure it to work with
> Thus spake Geoffrey (esoteric at 3times25.net):
>>I connect to an Exchange server for work, using Netscape. But, I know
>>that they had to configure it a certain way to permit this access,
>>because the corporate folks have a small set of servers configured for
>>this purpose (unix based users).
>>James P. Kinney III wrote:
>>>I have a teaching position (University of Phoenix Online) that uses M$
>>>Exchange servers for email and newsgroups. I have found that what is
>>>called ssl secure login on windows is not ssl on Linux. The logins are
>>>denied if I turn off ssl, which is good. No unencrypted logins are good.
>>>But when I use ssl, I get an unresponsive server error. I've tried
>>>access the imap mail using evolution, Mozilla, and netscape with "secure
>>>Does accessing mail from an Exchange server _require_ a Microsoft
>>>environment? Or is there a configuration problem on my end that I can
>>>tweak to get it? Or is i a server config issue? I would really prefer to
>>>stick to my Linux tools.
>>Until later: Geoffrey esoteric at 3times25.net
>>I didn't have to buy my radio from a specific company to listen
>>to FM, why doesn't that apply to the Internet (anymore...)?
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> Robert L. Harris | Micros~1 :
> Senior System Engineer | For when quality, reliability
> at RnD Consulting | and security just aren't
> \_ that important!
> These are MY OPINIONS ALONE. I speak for no-one else.
> perl -e 'print $i=pack(c5,(41*2),sqrt(7056),(unpack(c,H)-2),oct(115),10);'
Until later: Geoffrey esoteric at 3times25.net
I didn't have to buy my radio from a specific company to listen
to FM, why doesn't that apply to the Internet (anymore...)?
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