some sylpheed questions
eoghanj at gmail.com
Sat Dec 30 05:11:03 PST 2006
On 30 Dec 2006, at 09:19, Une Bévue wrote:
> Le jeudi 30 déc. 06 19:06 à 04:21, Kevin Ballard a écrit :
>>> I have just installed sylpheed from ports. Just a few questions...
>>> - can i use it without X11?
> definitely NO !
>>> - how would i add an icon to my dock for this app? im more used
>>> to doing this on freeBSD.
> yes make use of my AppleScript Sylpheed launcher lovated here :
> or, when my box is down :
> takes one of the files :
> Sylpheed_dist.dmg.zip (the bin only)
> Sylpheed_src.dmg.zip (the whole AppleScriptStudio project)
> the AppleScript app WORKS ONLY with the MacPort installed Sylpheed
> (path to sylpheed is "hard" coded, but u might change that to your
> needs esealy.
>>> - has anyone using sylpheed set it up using gmail? I have set it
>>> up with gmail on a windows machine, which works fine receiving
>>> but i cant send my using it...
> no prob because gmail is POP...
> NOTICE the MacPorts Sylpheed is OUT OF DATE since YEARS (2 to 3)...
> i'll write a pkg in order to install Sylpheed the latest within
> weeks, if interested, send me an email...
Thanks for that. I suspected X11 was mandatory, just wanted a
confirmation. I will have a look at your files too.
I dont understand your answer about gmail being POP... sylpheed
supports POP3. I have setup gmail on Apple mail and thunderbird with
As I said I can set it up fine with no problems, I just cant send any
mail from sylpheed using my gmail account...
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