Email Program

Chris racerx at
Tue Jan 27 09:28:21 PST 2004

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On Tuesday 27 January 2004 10:56 am, Jason Stewart wrote:
> On 08/01/04 05:34 -0500, Gerard Seibert wrote:
> > This may not be the best place to post this question, but I will try
> > anyway.
> >
> > I need a really full featured email program. Something along the lines of
> > MS Outlook. It has to be able to handle multiple identifies and several
> > different SMTP and POP addresses. The handling of both HTML and plain
> > text messages is a must. It would also be a plus if the program properly
> > interpreted Java and VB code inserted into email messages.
> >
> > Does anyone have any suggestions?
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
> > Jerry
> I'll assume that you want a mail client runs on FreeBSD. Evolution can
> do everything you want besides executing VBscript. The only platform
> that you'll find a mail client that will execute VB script in MS
> Windows.
> Evolution is often compared to MS outlook, and if you're into that
> sort of thing, It's a nice Application with lots of bells and
> whistles.
> Jason

I agree about Evolution however, I myself find it too bloated and sluggish 
when you email has more then a few thousand mails.

I prefer KMail - gives you much of the same as the above, and to me at least, 
it's not so bloated.  

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