Re: [NTLK] Free POP mail providers

From: Victor Rehorst (
Date: Fri Mar 22 2002 - 08:29:41 EST

On Thu, 21 Mar 2002, Benjamin Higginbotham wrote:

> Uh, I use IMAP on my Newton just fine. Actually, I prefer to use IMAP
> over POP. Why doesn't anyone want to use IMAP?

Well, there's really no reason to unless it's your only choice. SM only
downloads messages from your inbox and disconnects, it can't do any folder
management. I suppose IMAP by default does secure logins, but POP3 with
APOP does this too.

> SimpleMail ROCKS!

Agreed :)

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