[sclug] mail setup: getmail, dovecot - and exim?

John Stumbles john at stumbles.org.uk
Sat May 31 13:21:39 UTC 2008

Dickon Hood wrote:

> Create a mail group, chgrp mail /var/mail/*; chmod 660 /var/mail/*, and
> run getmail as its own user which has access to that group.

Thanks, but I can't see how you'd configure or run getmail to read from 
a mailspool, rather than from a POP or IMAP server. Clue please?

John Stumbles

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