Dave Woyciesjes woyciesjes at
Mon Nov 23 07:23:33 CST 2015

On 11/20/2015 09:24 PM, Chuck Guzis wrote:
> On 11/20/2015 04:58 PM, Pete Turnbull wrote:
>> On 20/11/2015 19:39, Eric Christopherson wrote:
>>> I'm considering doing something that actually downloads my Gmail
>>> content locally and keeps it in sync periodically, but I haven't
>>> really looked at what's necessary for that.
>> You could use fetchmail to snarf it and any IMAP server to make it
>> available as you like - I use UW imapd, which is pretty lightweight.
> I do that with both gmail and yahoo mail.  Yahoo only offers IMAP for
> free, not POP.  That's okay--except when you have a connectivity issue
> with Yahoo and your mail vanishes until it returns.
> Yahoo offers POP, but I believe that they want their palm crossed with
> silver for it.  True?
	I thought Yahoo was free either way?

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