remegius at comcast.net
Thu Nov 26 06:28:05 UTC 2009
>> I just installed FreeBSD 7.2 on a new box and am having trouble
>> getting either fetchmail or getmail to talk to the ISP. Is this a
>> question that can can be answered here, or is there another more
>> appropriate forum. I thought it best to ask that question first
>> before going any further.
> I use fetchmail, though I'm not an expert.
> What's the problem?
> Robert Huff
Basically, I am using Mutt as my MUA, and I have either getmail or
fetchmail configured to receive my POP3 mail from Comcast, which is via
mail.comcast.net. I am using msmtp as my smtp client, and have no
trouble sending mail from Mutt...just can't receive. Both the
.fetchmailrc and getmailrc configurations have worked in the past. Is
this possibly a sendmail issue? The fetchmail.log repeatedly indicates
"Trying to connect to 126.96.36.199/110...connection failed: Operation
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