[K12OSN] OT - webmail recommendations?
dyioulos at firstbhph.com
Wed Feb 4 16:05:34 UTC 2009
On Wednesday 04 February 2009 10:59 am, Joseph Bishay wrote:
> Hello People-who's-opinion-I-value-far-more-than-random-Google-results,
> I'm trying to set up an email server on a spare box I have. It is a
> pentium 4 so it should do the job. I've got CentOS 5.2 on it and it's
> connected to a big enough pipe to be able to handle our email needs.
> I'm just not sure which of the following webmail applications I should
> install on it. The requirements are that maybe only 10-15 people will
> have email accounts, and the volume of email will not be high for most
> of them. My priority is ease of use -- these users are going to be
> moving from hotmail/gmail to a domain-specific email address (as well
> as ease of use for setup and administration for myself).
> The webmail packages I have seen online are:
> 1) Squirrelmail (http://www.squirrelmail.org/)
> 2) Horde IMP (http://www.horde.org/imp/)
> 3) Roundcube (http://roundcube.net/)
> 4) Neomail (http://sourceforge.net/projects/neomail/)
> 5) Hastymail (http://hastymail.sourceforge.net/)
> 6) V-webmail (http://v-webmail.sourceforge.net/)
> Now it would be nice (but not remotely crucial) if the webmail program
> allowed access via a smartphone/PDA. I suppose I could just do it via
> the smartphone's IMAP...
> Anyone have any good/bad experiences with any of the above?
> Thank you
> P.S. One last thing I'm thinking about is using the built-in email
> client that OpenGoo has (http://www.opengoo.org/) but I'm not sure if
> it's suppose to be ready for prime-time yet.
We've used OpenWebmail in our shop for the last three or four years. It works
extremely well, and is easy on the end user.
This message has been scanned for viruses and
dangerous content by MailScanner, and is
believed to be clean.
More information about the K12OSN