Fetchmail OSX 10.8 Installation

Seit dem OSX 10.8 Server gibt es kein fetchmail mehr. Die Installation ist ziemlich einfach. Hier ein kleiner Leitfaden:bighand




1. Download "Command Line Tools for Xcode- Late July 2012" from connect.apple.com

    (You must be registered as an Apple Developer.) and install it.

2. Download fetchmail sources from: http://sourceforge.net/projects/fetchmail/

3. unzip it to the destination you want.

4. open terminal and go to your unzipped folder. for exaple: (cd /Users/martin/Desktop/fetchmail-6.3.21)

5. type: ./configure ENTER

6. type: make  ENTER

7. type: sudo make install ENTER

8. change your fetchmail daemon to the new position of Fetchmail "/usr/local/bin/fetchmail" 

    (The Old position was "/usr/bin/fetchmail)