By Nicolas Rougier
(c) 2000-2002
Released under the GNU general public license

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1. Introduction

1.1 What is gbiff ?
1.2 Why another biff program ?
1.3 What can do gbiff ?
1.4 What cannot do gbiff ?

2. Installation

2.1 How to obtain gbiff ?
2.2 Requirements
2.3 Installation of the source distribution (.tar.gz)
2.4 Installation of the RedHat package distribution (.rpm)

3. Using gbiff

3.1 Basics
3.2 Command line options
3.3 Setup dialog
3.4 Popup dialog
3.5 Key and mouse shortcuts

4. Questions, Answers and Tips

4.1 How do I know what kind of mailbox I have ?
4.2 How do I run the IMAP4 and POP3 protocols over an SSL connection ?
4.3 Why gbiff doesn't play a sound when new mail has arrived ?
4.4 I would like gbiff to have this feature, can you implement it ?
4.5 Why gbiff cannot save my password? Why can't I put my password on command line options ?
4.6 I want my names in the credits window,  what do I need to do ?
4.7 gbiff does not work, why ?