[wp-hackers] Re: blog by email, locally
oub at mat.ucm.es
Wed Aug 16 19:34:48 GMT 2006
>>>>> "Aubrey" == Aubrey Kilian <aubreykilian at gmail.com> writes:
>> Now I would prefer to post a blog via email using my favourite
>> mail client. Since everything is local on my machine, the
>> question arises can't I use the smtp and pop3 server of my
>> machine which would send the blog?
Aubrey> Surely you can just set the wordpress blog by email pickup
Aubrey> settings to be localhost? That should pick up from a local
Aubrey> pop3 account if you've set your pop3 server up to accept
Aubrey> connections from localhost...
Thanks, it seems that for some bizarre reason my localhost is blocked.
Anyhow I tried to use my gmail account instead, but it seems that
the 995 port (pop+ssl) does not work for wordpress. Am I correct?
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