Hi Ian,

thanks for sharing your experience with Evolution.
Am Freitag, den 04.08.2017, 18:20 +0100 schrieb Ian Abbott:
> On 03/08/17 11:59, Denis OSTERLAND wrote:
> > 
> > Our Windows admins don´t open SMTP port on Exchange server and I found no 
> > way to connect git-send-email using MAPI.
> So they don't open the 'Mail submission agent' port (587) or the 'SMTPS' 
> port (unofficially 465) either?
> > 
> > Evolution seems to use unicode 0xA0 instead of ASCII 0x20 for ' ' and 
> > Windows line ending (CRLF).
> How does Evolution access your Exchange server?  Using evolution-ews or 
> evolution-mapi?  If you are using EWS, you might be able to set up a 
> local 'DavMail' Gateway to access it using standard email protocols. See 
> http://davmail.sourceforge.net/ .  Then you could configure git 
> send-email to use the local DavMail gateway.
Thanks for that hint.
> Our company used to have an Exchange server (with Email submission ports 
> open), but I set it up to send and receive outside emails via a Postfix 
> backend running on a Linux box, because I didn't want to expose the 
> Exchange server to the Internet directly.  Also, I didn't trust Exchange 
> enough to forward emails from 'git send-email' intact without breaking 
> them in some way, so I configured git to talk to the Postfix server 
> directly!
I run postfix in local only mode and configured it accept any messages, as 
posted here
, and added local account to Evolution.
So receive e-mails I sent with git send-email in my local account
and I can drag-and-drop them to outbox and synchronize.
This seems to work.

I understand and agree your concerns about Exchange server to manipulate 
> > 
> > 
> > I have tried to send it to my account and foreward it using Outlook Web 
> > App, but it fails too.
> > 
> > Seems like the only option is to use my private account, what I don´t want.
> > 
> > Best regards
> > Denis
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