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Re: [Nmh-workers] Email access while traveling?

From: Lyndon Nerenberg
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Email access while traveling?
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2012 13:05:13 -0700

On 2012-10-23, at 12:56 PM, Kevin Cosgrove wrote:

> I'd really prefer full operability between my phone and my home
> email.  But, I don't know how to do that.
> I haven't looked for an nmh-droid app.  If there is such a thing,
> I would bet that someone on this list wrote it.
> What do you people do in such circumstances?

About the best you can do is install the UW-IMAP server and configure it to run 
against your MH message store.  Note that this is not perfect, as UW-IMAP 
doesn't get all the MH folder semantics right, but it's functional enough to be 
useful.  (I forget what the limitations of the #mh driver are.  If you use 
this, don't mix command line and IMAP access if you can help it.)

The only other real alternative is to install an ssh client on your device and 
remotely log in.  This is not practical on a phone, but might be workable on a 


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