Changeset be352a7 for basicnet


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Timestamp:
05/14/2003 12:14:31 AM (19 years ago)
Author:
Larry Lawrence <larry@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 11.1, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.0, 6.2.0-rc1, 6.2.0-rc2, 6.3, 6.3-rc1, 6.3-rc2, 6.3-rc3, 7.10, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.6-blfs, 7.6-systemd, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.0, 9.1, basic, bdubbs/svn, elogind, gnome, kde5-13430, kde5-14269, kde5-14686, krejzi/svn, lazarus, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, upgradedb, v5_0, v5_0-pre1, v5_1, v5_1-pre1, xry111/intltool, xry111/test-20220226
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Parents:
59049e84
Message:

intro update to fetchmail, mutt, procmail, db

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@909 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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  • basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail/fetchmail-config.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Configuring fetchmail</title>
     2<title>Configuring <application>fetchmail</application></title>
    33
    44<sect3><title>Config files</title>
     
    88<sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
    99
    10 <para><screen><userinput>set logfile /var/log/fetchmail.log</userinput>
    11 <userinput>set no bouncemail</userinput>
    12 <userinput>set postmaster root</userinput>
     10<screen>set logfile /var/log/fetchmail.log
     11set no bouncemail
     12set postmaster root
    1313
    14 <userinput>poll SERVERNAME :</userinput>
    15 <userinput>        user "username" pass "password";</userinput>
    16 <userinput>        mda "/usr/bin/procmail -f %F -d %T";</userinput></screen>
    17 </para>
     14poll SERVERNAME :
     15    user "username" pass "password";
     16    mda "/usr/bin/procmail -f %F -d %T";</screen>
     17
    1818
    1919<para>Is an example configuration that should suffice for most people.  You
    2020can add as many users and servers as you need using the same syntax.</para>
    2121
    22 <para><userinput>man fetchmail</userinput> : Look for the section near
    23 the bottom named <emphasis role="strong">CONFIGURATION EXAMPLES</emphasis> it gives some quick
    24 examples too. There are countless other config options once you get used to
    25 it.</para>
     22<para><command>man fetchmail</command> : Look for the section near
     23the bottom named <emphasis role="strong">CONFIGURATION EXAMPLES</emphasis> it
     24gives some quick examples too. There are countless other config options once
     25you get used to it.</para>
    2626
    2727</sect3>
  • basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail/fetchmail-desc.xml

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    22<title>Contents</title>
    33
    4 <para>The fetchmail package contains <userinput>fetchmail</userinput>
    5 and <userinput>fetchmailconf</userinput>.</para>
     4<para>The <application>fetchmail</application> package contains
     5<command>fetchmail</command> and <command>fetchmailconf</command>.</para>
    66
    77</sect2>
     
    1010
    1111<sect3><title>fetchmail</title>
    12 <para>When executed as a user this will source that users <filename>~/.fetchmailrc</filename> and
    13 download the appropriate mail.  When run as root ALL users who have a
    14 <filename>.fetchmailrc</filename> will have their mail downloaded and delivered accordingly.
    15 </para></sect3>
     12<para>When executed as a user this will source that users <filename>~/.fetchmailrc</filename> and download the appropriate mail.  When run as root ALL users
     13who have a <filename>.fetchmailrc</filename> will have their mail downloaded
     14and delivered accordingly.</para></sect3>
    1615
    1716<sect3><title>fetchmailconf</title>
    18 <para>This program provides a Tk GUI interface to your
     17<para>This program provides a <application>Tk</application>
     18<acronym>GUI</acronym> interface to your
    1919<filename>~/.fetchmailrc</filename> making it
    20 much easier to configure.  However you will require, Python, and it must
     20much easier to configure.  However you will require,
     21<application>Python</application>, and it must
    2122have the Tkinker module available.</para></sect3>
    2223
  • basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail/fetchmail-exp.xml

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    22<title>Command explanations</title>
    33
    4 <para><userinput>--with-ssl</userinput> : This enables SSL if found, so that you can handle connections to secure POP3 and IMAP servers.</para>
     4<para><command>--with-ssl</command> : This enables
     5<acronym>SSL</acronym> if found, so that you can handle connections to
     6secure <acronym>POP3</acronym> and <acronym>IMAP</acronym> servers.</para>
    57
    6 <para><userinput>--enable-fallback=procmail</userinput> : This tells fetchmail
    7 to hand incoming mail to procmail for delivery if your port 25 mail server is
     8<para><command>--enable-fallback=procmail</command> : This tells
     9<application>fetchmail</application> to hand incoming mail to
     10<application>procmail</application> for delivery if your port 25 mail server is
    811not present or not responding.</para>
     12
    913</sect2>
    1014
  • basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail/fetchmail-inst.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Installation of fetchmail</title>
     2<title>Installation of <application>fetchmail</application></title>
    33
    4 <para>Install fetchmail by running the following commands:</para>
     4<para>Install <application>fetchmail</application> by running the following commands:</para>
    55
    6 <para><screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --with-ssl --enable-fallback=procmail &amp;&amp;</userinput>
    7 <userinput>make &amp;&amp;</userinput>
    8 <userinput>make install</userinput>
    9 </screen>
    10 </para>
     6<screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=/usr --with-ssl --enable-fallback=procmail &amp;&amp;
     7make &amp;&amp;
     8make install</command></userinput></screen>
    119
    1210</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/fetchmail/fetchmail-intro.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Introduction to fetchmail</title>
     2<title>Introduction to <application>fetchmail</application></title>
    33
    4 <screen>Download location (HTTP):       <ulink url="&fetchmail-download-http;"/>
    5 Download location (FTP):        <ulink url="&fetchmail-download-ftp;"/>
    6 Version used:                   &fetchmail-version;
    7 Package size:                   &fetchmail-size;
    8 Estimated Disk space required:  &fetchmail-buildsize;
    9 Estimated build time:           &fetchmail-time;</screen>
    10 
    11 <para>The fetchmail package contains the fetchmail program. &quot;It
     4<para>The <application>fetchmail</application> package contains the
     5<command>fetchmail</command> program. &quot;It
    126retrieves mail from remote mail servers and forwards it to your local
    137(client) machine's delivery system, so it can then be read by
    148normal mail user agents.&quot; </para>
    159
    16 <screen>fetchmail depends on:
    17 <xref linkend="openssl"/> and a local MDA (<xref linkend="procmail"/>)</screen>
     10<sect3><title>Package information</title>
     11<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
     12<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
     13url="&fetchmail-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
     14<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
     15url="&fetchmail-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
     16<listitem><para>Download size: &fetchmail-size;</para></listitem>
     17<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
     18&fetchmail-buildsize;</para></listitem>
     19<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
     20&fetchmail-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
     21</sect3>
     22
     23<sect3><title><application>fetchmail</application> dependencies</title>
     24<sect4><title>Required</title>
     25<para><xref linkend="openssl"/> and a local MDA (<xref
     26linkend="procmail"/>) </para></sect4>
     27</sect3>
    1828
    1929</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/mutt/mutt-config.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Configuring mutt</title>
     2<title>Configuring <application>mutt</application></title>
    33
    44<sect3><title>Config files</title>
     
    1010<sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
    1111
    12 <para>No changes in these files are necessary to begin using mutt.  When
    13 you are ready to make changes, the man page for muttrc is a good starting
    14 place.</para>
     12<para>No changes in these files are necessary to begin using
     13<application>mutt</application>.  When you are ready to make changes, the
     14man page for <filename>muttrc</filename> is a good starting place.</para>
    1515</sect3>
    1616
  • basicnet/mailnews/mutt/mutt-desc.xml

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    33
    4 <para>The mutt package contains <userinput>mutt</userinput>,
    5 <userinput>flea</userinput>, <userinput>muttbug</userinput>,
    6 <userinput>mutt_dotlock</userinput>, <userinput>pgpwrap</userinput> and <userinput>pgpring</userinput>.</para>
     4<para>The <application>mutt</application> package contains <command>mutt</command>,
     5<command>flea</command>, <command>muttbug</command>,
     6<command>mutt_dotlock</command>, <command>pgpwrap</command> and <command>pgpring</command>.</para>
    77
    88</sect2>
     
    1111
    1212<sect3><title>mutt</title>
    13 <para>mutt is a Mail User Agent (MUA) which enables you to read, write
     13<para><command>mutt</command> is a Mail User Agent
     14(<acronym>MUA</acronym>) which enables you to read, write
    1415and delete your email.</para></sect3>
    1516
    1617<sect3><title>flea</title>
    17 <para>flea is a bug submitter for mutt.</para></sect3>
     18<para><command>flea</command> is a bug submitter for
     19<application>mutt</application>.</para></sect3>
    1820
    1921<sect3><title>muttbug</title>
    20 <para>muttbug is a script that executes flea.</para></sect3>
     22<para><command>muttbug</command> is a script that executes
     23<command>flea</command>.</para></sect3>
    2124
    2225<sect3><title>mutt_dotlock</title>
    23 <para>mutt_dotlock implements the mail spool file lock.</para></sect3>
     26<para><command>mutt_dotlock</command> implements the mail spool file lock.</para></sect3>
    2427
    2528<sect3><title>pgpwrap</title>
  • basicnet/mailnews/mutt/mutt-exp.xml

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    22<title>Command explanations</title>
    33
    4 <para><userinput>--sysconfdir=/etc</userinput> : This installs the configuration files into <filename>/etc</filename> instead of <filename>/usr/etc</filename>.</para>
     4<para><command>--sysconfdir=/etc</command> : This installs the configuration
     5files into <filename>/etc</filename> instead of <filename>/usr/etc</filename>.</para>
    56
    67</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/mutt/mutt-inst.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Installation of mutt</title>
     2<title>Installation of <application>mutt</application></title>
    33
    4 <para>Mutt requires a group named 'mail'.  You can add this group, if it
    5 does not exist, with this command:
    6 <screen><userinput>groupadd mail</userinput></screen></para>
     4<para><application>Mutt</application> requires a group named 'mail'.  You can
     5add this group, if it does not exist, with this command:
     6<screen><userinput><command>groupadd mail</command></userinput></screen></para>
    77
    8 <para>If you did not install a MTA, such as <xref linkend="postfix"/> or <xref
    9 linkend="sendmail"/>, you need to modify the ownership of
    10 <filename>/var/mail</filename> with this command:
    11 <screen><userinput>chgrp mail /var/mail</userinput></screen></para>
     8<para>If you did not install a <acronym>MTA</acronym>, such as <xref
     9linkend="postfix"/> or <xref linkend="sendmail"/>, you need to modify the
     10ownership of <filename>/var/mail</filename> with this command:
     11<screen><userinput><command>chgrp mail /var/mail</command></userinput></screen></para>
    1212
    13 <para>Install mutt by running the following commands:</para>
     13<para>Install <application>mutt</application> by running the following commands:</para>
    1414
    15 <para><screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc &amp;&amp;
     15<screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc &amp;&amp;
    1616make &amp;&amp;
    17 make install </userinput></screen></para>
     17make install</command></userinput></screen>
    1818
    1919</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/mutt/mutt-intro.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Introduction to mutt</title>
     2<title>Introduction to <application>mutt</application></title>
    33
    4 <screen>Download location (HTTP):       <ulink url="&mutt-download-http;"/>
    5 Download location (FTP):        <ulink url="&mutt-download-ftp;"/>
    6 Version used:                   &mutt-version;
    7 Package size:                   &mutt-size;
    8 Estimated Disk space required:  &mutt-buildsize;
    9 Estimated build time:           &mutt-time;</screen>
     4<para>The <application>mutt</application> package contains a Mail User Agent. This is useful for reading, writing, replying, saving, and deleting your email.</para>
    105
    11 <para>The mutt package contains a Mail User Agent. This is useful for
    12 reading, writing, replying, saving, and deleting your email.</para>
    13 
     6<sect3><title>Package information</title>
     7<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
     8<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
     9url="&mutt-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
     10<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
     11url="&mutt-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
     12<listitem><para>Download size: &mutt-size;</para></listitem>
     13<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
     14&mutt-buildsize;</para></listitem>
     15<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
     16&mutt-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
     17</sect3>
    1418
    1519</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/procmail/procmail-config.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Configuring procmail</title>
     2<title>Configuring <application>procmail</application></title>
    33
    44<sect3><title>Config files</title>
  • basicnet/mailnews/procmail/procmail-desc.xml

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    22<title>Contents</title>
    33
    4 <para>The procmail package contains <userinput>procmail</userinput>, <userinput>formail</userinput>, <userinput>lockfile</userinput> and <userinput>mailstat</userinput>.</para>
     4<para>The <application>procmail</application> package contains <command>procmail</command>, <command>formail</command>, <command>lockfile</command> and <command>mailstat</command>.</para>
    55
    66</sect2>
     
    99
    1010<sect3><title>procmail</title>
    11 <para>procmail is an autonomous mail processor.  It performs all the
    12 functions of a MDA (Mail Delivery Agent).</para></sect3>
     11<para><command>procmail</command> is an autonomous mail processor.  It performs
     12all the functions of a <acronym>MDA</acronym> (Mail Delivery Agent).</para></sect3>
    1313
    1414<sect3><title>formail</title>
    15 <para>formail is a filter that can be used to format mail into mailbox
    16 format.</para></sect3>
     15<para><command>formail</command> is a filter that can be used to format mail
     16into mailbox format.</para></sect3>
    1717
    1818<sect3><title>lockfile</title>
    19 <para>lockfile is a utility that can lock a file for single use
    20 interactively or in a script.</para></sect3>
     19<para><command>lockfile</command> is a utility that can lock a file for single
     20use interactively or in a script.</para></sect3>
    2121
    2222<sect3><title>mailstat</title>
    23 <para>mailstat prints a summary report of mail that has been filtered by
    24 procmail since the last time mailstat was ran.</para></sect3>
     23<para><command>mailstat</command> prints a summary report of mail that has been
     24filtered by <application>procmail</application> since the last time <command>
     25mailstat</command> was ran.</para></sect3>
    2526
    2627</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/procmail/procmail-exp.xml

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    22<title>Command explanations</title>
    33
    4 <para><userinput>BASENAME=/usr</userinput> : The equivalent of <userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr</userinput> on other package installations.</para>
     4<para><command>BASENAME=/usr</command> : The equivalent of <command>./configure --prefix=/usr</command> on other package installations.</para>
    55
    6 <para><userinput>make install-suid</userinput> : Modifies permissions of
     6<para><command>make install-suid</command> : Modifies permissions of
    77the installed files.</para>
    88</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/procmail/procmail-inst.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Installation of procmail</title>
     2<title>Installation of <application>procmail</application></title>
    33
    4 <para>Install procmail by running the following commands:</para>
     4<para>Install <application>procmail</application> by running the following commands:</para>
    55
    6 <para><screen><userinput>make BASENAME=/usr install &amp;&amp;
    7 make install-suid</userinput></screen></para>
     6<screen><userinput><command>make BASENAME=/usr install &amp;&amp;
     7make install-suid</command></userinput></screen>
    88
    99</sect2>
  • basicnet/mailnews/procmail/procmail-intro.xml

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    11<sect2>
    2 <title>Introduction to procmail</title>
     2<title>Introduction to <application>procmail</application></title>
    33
    4 <screen>Download location (HTTP):       <ulink url="&procmail-download-http;"/>
    5 Download location (FTP):        <ulink url="&procmail-download-ftp;"/>
    6 Version used:                   &procmail-version;
    7 Package size:                   &procmail-size;
    8 Estimated Disk space required:  &procmail-buildsize;</screen>
     4<para>The <application>procmail</application> package contains an autonomous mail processor. This
     5is useful for filtering and sorting incoming mail.</para>
    96
    10 <para>The procmail package contains an autonomous mail processor. This
    11 is useful for filtering and sorting incoming mail.</para>
     7<sect3><title>Package information</title>
     8<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
     9<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
     10url="&procmail-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
     11<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
     12url="&procmail-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
     13<listitem><para>Download size: &procmail-size;</para></listitem>
     14<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
     15&procmail-buildsize;</para></listitem>
     16<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
     17&procmail-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
     18</sect3>
    1219
    1320
  • basicnet/mailnews/procmail/procmail.ent

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    1010<!ENTITY procmail-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.procmail.net/pub/procmail/procmail-3.22.tar.gz">
    1111<!ENTITY procmail-size "338 KB">
     12<!ENTITY procmail-time "">
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