I have been running my own mail server for years on my home broadband connection. Most of the time it has been running fine, and when the connection does go down it hasn’t been for long enough to cause any email problems. But what if I my mail server did lose its internet connection for a couple of...

Not long ago I noticed that my Gmail app allowed me to snooze an email and get the “new mail” notification pop up again later. I use IMAP for my main email addresses though and wanted to have that feature for them. My mail server uses dovecot as the IMAP server which doesn’t support snoozing at the...

I recently had to allow remote access for a few users so they could connect to their Windows PC’s in the office using remote desktop connection. This was just for a small network which didn’t have a Windows server, so no Remote Desktop Gateway. We could have just used something like TeamViewer but s...