[oclug] Multiple account mail client wanted
rod at giffinscientific.com
Wed Jul 9 20:00:23 EDT 2003
On Wed, 2003-07-09 at 14:35, Hugh Campbell wrote:
> I need a Linux mail client that handles multiple accounts, but keeps the
> incoming mail in separate accounts.
> I am probably missing something easy and obvious, but the programs that I
> have tried (Kmail, Sylpheed, probably Mozilla - can't remember) all seem to
> mix the incoming mail from all accounts into a single incoming mail box, at
> least unless I spend a lot ot time to filter them into different folders.
> This probably makes sense for most people most of the time, but to me, it
> creates problems, due to the nature of the way I am working - I am monitoring
> different accounts for quite different purposes, and it is really not workable
> unless I can easily keep these things separate.
> What have I missed? What app should I be looking at?
Evolution can manage mail from more than one account as well. It also
has options for replying with the appropriate e-mail address depending
on which account the message was from. Storing the mail in different
folders according to account is easy to set up, either when you set up
the account, or after.
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