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Re: [SLE] cron email
Jim,

Why are you using cron?? Just start fetchmail in daemon mode and it will
do what you want:

[root@Nemesis david]# fetchmail -f /etc/fetchmailrc
[root@Nemesis david]# cat /etc/fetchmailrc
set daemon 600
set postmaster david
set logfile /var/log/fetchmail.log
poll pop.cox-internet.com proto pop3 user me.cox-internet.com pass
thepassword is david here


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----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Sabatke" <jsabatke@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: <suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, May 10, 2004 4:25 PM
Subject: [SLE] cron email


> Is there anyway to suppress cron emails on successful
> running of a program. I'm using cron to check my email via
> fetchmail, and it emails me every 5 minutes. I want
> fetchmail to check, even when I'm not logged in, so I'm
> using cron.
>
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