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Re: [SLE] Re: configuring kmail for gmail (particularly outgoing)
  • From: ianseeks <ianseeks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 7 Apr 2006 11:05:42 +0100
  • Message-id: <200604071105.43007.ianseeks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

On Friday 07 April 2006 10:19, wmeler wrote:
> Sending failed:
> Timeout on server smtp.gmail.com
> The message will stay in the 'outbox' folder until you either fix the
> problem (e.g. a broken address) or remove the message from the 'outbox'
> folder.
> The following transport protocol was used:wmeler@xxxxxxxxx
>
>
> that's the error i'm getting
>
> On 4/7/06, wmeler <wmeler@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I managed to get kmail to download my gmail emails just fine, but it
> > cannot send.
> >
> > Can someone please give me the proper config info. ? Could this be
> > because of my ISP (earthlink) blocking me? How would I know?
> > Any other ideas?
> >


You will probably find that you have to use your ISP's transport service to
send the email although you can receive via Gmail.

Ian

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