[TriLUG] Debian on PowerMac G4
jc.jones at tuftux.com
Mon Feb 23 14:38:48 EST 2009
Weave, Tanner and all,
I have been using Google Hosted Email servers for well over a year.
Almost no hitches in there giddiup!
Plus you have all the usual google docs, etc.
On 2/23/09, Tanner Lovelace <clubjuggler at gmail.com> wrote:
> If you really want to take all the stress out of running your own email
> server, I can highly recommend Google Hosted Applications. They
> handle all the email server stuff and provide, in addition to the GMail
> web interface, POP3 and IMAP access (all three of which work *very*
> well with both Debian and Ubuntu). Life is just too short to deal with
> running your own mail server (and all the spam avoidance that incurs).
> On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 10:48 AM, Brian Weaver <cmdrclueless at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Thanks all. Turns out I did have a spare x86 based machine in a corner
> > that I had forgotten about. I'm working on recovering and moving me
> > setup to the slightly less than ancient machine ;-). I'm normally not
> > squeamish about recompiling the kernel and other packages. But this
> > time the less work I have to do the faster I can have my replacement
> > back online. Since it's my primary mail processing system
> > (postfix+procmail+dbmail/imap) I'd like to have it working sooner
> > rather than later.
> > I'll leave the G4 system for later when I have more time to try LInux
> > on it without any stress of getting mine and my wife's e-mail back
> > online.
> > -- Brian
> > On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 10:41 AM, Paul McLanahan <pmclanahan at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> I installed Debian a few months ago on a G4 Mac Mini and had no issues. It's
> >> a simple(er) machine, granted, but from what I recall it "just worked."
> >> Good luck,
> >> Paul
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