Connecting to exchange (fwd)
jason at jasonjgw.net
Tue Aug 21 00:29:48 UTC 2012
Tom Masterson <blinux-list at redhat.com> wrote:
>I am working with Ubuntu 12.04. I would really like to be able to conenct
>reliably to the exchange server at work (ok I really don't want to but it would
>be convenient) to work with email and calendars etc. Is there an acceessible
>solution out there? Does not have to be a single solution.
If you mean Microsoft Exchange, then I think fetchmail can access it over
IMAP. As I remember, there were various work-arounds added to Fetchmail to
deal with the bugs and non-standard protocol features of Microsoft Exchange.
Evolution would be another option but I don't know how accessible it is at the
moment, or how reliable, but support for MS Exchange used to be one of its
distinctive features and likely still is.
I would suggest spending time with your favourite Web search engine to find
sample configurations and software recommendations from people who have done
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