Archive for the 'GMail' Category

Checking Gmail POP+SSL with Ruby 1.8.6 in 10 minutes or less.

I needed to check Gmail via POP + SSL and didn’t want to use Ruby 1.9, what did I do?

Step 1: Install the latest version of stunnel

Step 2: Put the contents of the stunnel config file you see below some place convenient like ~/gmail-pop-stunnel.conf

foreground = yes client = [...]

Email organization in GMail (Aka the Zen of Gmail)

Email organization in GMail (Aka the Zen of Gmail) is the post I’ve always wanted to write about using Gmail, but of course never have because I’m lazy and can link to great posts.

I think part of the problem is people take an email-organization mindset from Outlook and try to apply it to [...]