[Alpine-info] running alpine on server and local pc
bl10 at cam.ac.uk
Tue Oct 19 11:30:16 PDT 2010
On Thu, 14 Oct 2010, Muhammad Rahiz wrote:
:>Yes, i have an exact copy of the .pinerc file on both the server and my
:>laptop. This is my history.
:>1. At home: I set up alpine on my laptop using wireless connection -
:>2. Copied the .pinerc & .addressbook files to server
:>3. At dept: Using the dept's computer to connect (wired) to server, alpine
:>4. At dept: Using my laptop which i ssh into the server (wireless), alpine
:>shows "Sorting INBOX; 0%") - and it never moved beyond 0%
:>5. At dept: Using my laptop which i ssh into the server (wired), alpine works.
I dont understand why you do not use Alpines feature to copy pinerc and
addressbook to the server as a remote pinerc and addressbook.
Then you would never need to ssh to the server, just point alpine at the
server and let the network do the job.
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