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Bob,

Thanks for the info. That's about what we where doing here. We are still
short on the DNS part, as we have a doubt: Can I use my Web Server IP
address for POP3?

Thanks,

Luis A. Rodriguez P.
Expansion Sistemas Venezuela
Caracas, Venezuela
e-mail: merc.lar@usa.net

-----Original Message-----
IGNITE400 MEMBERS LIST
To: IGNITE400 MEMBERS LIST Mailing List
Date: Thursday, September 03, 1998 8:50 PM
RE: POP3 on AS/400


>From: "Bob Cancilla IGNITe400 Account"
>
>Check out IBM's new redbook:
>
>SG24-4703-00 AS/400 Electronic-Mail Capabilities
>
>It is pretty straight forward. POP3 uses the system directory (wrkdire).
>You must set the Mail Service Level to 2 - System Mail store, and Preferred
>Address to 3 - SMTP on about the 4th page of the wrkdire command.
>
>You must then use the F19 Add SMTP name function from the WRKDIRE screen
and
>set up a name for the user.
>
>The name that you want your user to be known by via email is entered in the
>STMP user ID field. It does not have to be the profile name.
>
>Your domain name goes in the SMTP domain field (i.e. mycompany.com).
>
>If you have TCP/IP installed, then configuring the server is pretty
straight
>forward. Not much to do there. Just use cfgtcp configure and start SMTP
>then configure and start POP3 you'll need to supply the IP address.
>
>The most important part is to be sure that whoever (you or your ISP) has
>created the proper DNS MX mail records that point to your SMTP server and
to
>your POP3 server.
>
>Many folks name them smtp.mycompany.com and pop3.mycompany.com (both point
>to the same IP address).
>
>I just point them both to ricc.com on my machine.
>
>Most problems that I have heard about are related to the DNS names.
>
>Bob C.
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: ign_list@ignite400.org [mailto:ign_list@ignite400.org]
>Sent: Thursday, September 03, 1998 4:55 PM
>To: IGNITE400 MEMBERS LIST Mailing List
>Subject: POP3 on AS/400
>
>
>From: "Luis Alberto Rodriguez/Mercedes Malaver"
>
>Hi,
>
>Can anyone direct me to a simple set of instructions for configuring a POP3
>mail server on my AS/400?. I'm running V4R2.
>
>Thanks a lot,
>
>Luis A. Rodriguez P.
>Expansion Sistemas Venezuela
>Caracas, Venezuela
>e-mail: merc.lar@usa.net
>
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