qpopper for root

Robin Becker robin at reportlab.com
Fri Jun 2 03:34:51 PDT 2006

Robin Becker wrote:
> I am trying to use qpopper for delivering mail to my PC based mail 
> client from a freeBSD 6.0 release system
> -ERR [AUTH] "root": access denied.
whoops hit the wrong key too soon.

I have added user x and user root to the APOP data base, and have checked that 
user x can do pop3 with the client thunderbird.

However, I get the above message for the root account. Is there some problem 
with root using APOP authentication?
Robin Becker

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