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Jeffrey B.Ferland autocracy at linuxfreemail.com
Fri Jun 1 15:13:17 PDT 2001


On Friday 01 June 2001 17:09, you wrote:

> > # grep pop3s /etc/services
> > pop3s           995/tcp    spop3        # pop3 protocol over TLS/SSL
> > pop3s           995/udp    spop3        # pop3 protocol over TLS/SSL
> >
> > Check out sslwrap http://www.rickk.com/sslwrap/ to do those :)
> > Works also for:
>
> Thanks, I'm looking into that... Do you know if pop3s is a
> "real" protocol, well I guess it is since it's in IANA's list but do you
> know of any pop3 deamons/clients that do it "naitivley" so to speak, or do
> they have to be fooled into doing it?

Yes, that was my idea of pop4 (told you I thought I was off). It is a real 
protocol, and some programs do support it natively - but don't ask me which 
ones!

-Jeff
SIG: HUP
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