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Re: [SLE] fetchmail setup problem or is it the ISP?
  • From: Leendert Meyer <leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 20 May 2006 12:25:45 +0200
  • Message-id: <200605201225.45296.leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
On Saturday 20 May 2006 12:14, C. Brouerius van Nidek wrote:
> It is now some days ago that my post was not downloaded from one of my
> ISP( I have looked at the instructions in the fetchmail.rc
> and they worked up to now and they seem fine. My connection is via an ADSL
> router. I am now trying to get my mail (only 34 email because I get my Suse
> email via gmail ;))via Kmail but also there seems to be a problem. If I
> start up my dial up modem and kinternet I can get my mail. I could of
> course try to get an answer from my ISP but the chance to get something
> workable is very low.
> My fetchmail.rc instruction is as follows:
> # Edit carefully, see /usr/share/doc/packages/yast2-mail/fetchmailrc.txt
> poll "" protocol AUTO : user "constant" there with password
> "xxxxxx" is "cons" here ;
> poll "" with proto pop3 timeout 50, and tracepolls
> user "cbroueriusvannidek@xxxxxxxxx" there with password "yyyyyy" is "cons"
> here,fetchall ssl

If fetchmail has problems, it should (probably) notify so. Is there something
in the fetchmail logs (if any)? Did you try fetchmail -v (perhaps use
multiple -v's, see 'man fetchmail').



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