Re: Replacement for Outlook

Subject: Re: Replacement for Outlook
From: Mike McCallister <workingwriter -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2005 10:10:10 -0600

John,

Don is right about all the Exchange-related difficulties you may find.
Novell is working on a Windows version of the Evolution product that
overcomes a lot of those problems, but that's nowhere near ready.

Besides Thunderbird, which I like as a basic client (and is modeled on
Outlook Express), you might want to play with Aethera. This is a
Windows port of the KDE PIM, Kontact. I haven't played with this
version much, but it works quite well in Linux -- Email, Calendar,
Contacts, Newsgroups. Info (and download) is here:

http://www.thekompany.com/projects/aethera/overview.php

HTH,

Mike McCallister
Author, "SUSE Linux 10 Unleashed"

On 12/2/05, John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:

> We use Outlook. Before I go and buy a copy of Outlook, dod anyone
> know if there is an Open Source equiv to Outlook? I'd need as close a
> replacement as I can get.
>
> Any tips?
>
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