[TriLUG] Blackberry with TriLUG mail?
jim at neuse.net
Sat Jan 24 21:32:32 EST 2009
I use Microsoft SBS and Blackberry Enterprise Server.
/me ducks and covers
From: trilug-bounces at trilug.org [mailto:trilug-bounces at trilug.org] On
Behalf Of Matt Pusateri
Sent: Saturday, January 24, 2009 9:00 PM
To: Triangle Linux Users Group General Discussion
Subject: Re: [TriLUG] Blackberry with TriLUG mail?
On Jan 24, 2009, at 8:05 PM, William Sutton wrote:
> Has anyone set up a blackberry with the TriLUG mail server yet?
> I set up TLS (using TLS Default set to proxy (the default
> on my new Blackberry Curve as follows:
> Options | Security Options | TLS | Trusted Hosts
> click the menu button
> Add Host
> enter mail.trilug.org
> I can enter my email address, user name, and password, and the error
> that blackberry sends to my trilug address indicates that I have it
> Account Type:POP3/IMAP
> Email Address:william <at> trilug <dot> org
> User Name: william
> Password:****** (For security the password is not displayed.)
> Mail Server:mail.trilug.org
> I'm guessing I need to change POP3/IMAP to TLS/IMAP, but am not sure
> William Sutton
I'm gonna guess the following.
1. Trilug rejects mail unless your authenticated, and I'd hope we
force tls/ssl connections
2. Trilug uses a self-signed certificate
3. Your blackberry will fail with said self signed certificate.
I found the setup of mail on most phones leaves a lot to be desired.
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