Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of Email2tracInstallation/Windows


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03/21/08 18:28:35 (15 years ago)
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  • Email2tracInstallation/Windows

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    2929 === Fetchmail ===
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    31 http://fetchmail.berlios.de/fetchmail-man.html
     31[http://fetchmail.berlios.de/fetchmail-man.html Fetchmail] requires [http://cygwin.com Cygwin], a Linux-emulation layer, to operate on Windows.  Cygwin installation is straight forward as is adding the fetchmail package, but [http://lifehacker.com Lifehacker's]  [http://lifehacker.com/software/top/geek-to-live--introduction-to-cygwin-part-i-179514.php Introduction to Cygwin] and [http://lifehacker.com/software/gmail/geek-to-live--back-up-gmail-with-fetchmail-235207.php Fetchmail] articles are very helpful tutorials for getting Cygwin installed and adding the fetchmail package.
     32
     33Fetchmail options can be set in the command line or using a .fetchmailrc configuration file, .fetchmailrc.  Sample .fetchmailrc file:
     34
     35{{
     36poll mail.domain.com with proto IMAP, auth ntlm user "trac@domain.com"
     37with password "xxx" is trac here options keep
     38mda "C:/python25/python.exe C:/projects/email2trac/email2trac.py"
     39}}
     40
     41Note that in this setup, email2trac acts as the MDA (or MTA) and automatically processes mail as it is retrieved.
    3242
    3343 == Email2trac Script Setup ==