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Re: fetchmail tip (was Re: [opensuse] Dovecot 2.0)
Anton Aylward wrote:
James Knott said the following on 09/23/2011 05:31 AM:
David C. Rankin wrote:
What I do with fetchmail is set up the user ~/.fetchmailrc as:

I run fetchmail as a daemon and use /etc/fetchmailrc to contain all the


What's the format of /etc/fetcmailrc then?
Just the user names?
And each use has his/her own .fetchmailrc?

The one file contains everyone. You just add "poll" lines for each user. No need for a .fetchmailrc per user.

# Configuration created Wed Sep 21 15:50:50 2011 by fetchmailconf 1.57
set postmaster "jknott"
set bouncemail
set no spambounce
set softbounce
set properties ""op
set daemon 120
poll protocol POP3 user "jknott@xxxxxxxxxxx" there with password "yyyyy" is jknott here

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