Re: Mail is Slow to send
On Thu, 8 Jan 1998, Mark W. Blunier wrote:
> I use smail/pine for reading mail. When I send out a
> message it can take a couple of minutes before pine
> lets me do more reading. Is this normal, or do I have
> something misconfigured? I chose option 1 on the smail
> config, but do not have a smart host.
Besides Will's excellent suggestion, please also try the following:
In your /etc/pine.conf.fixed (or /etc/pine.conf or ~/.pinerc),
your smtp-server setting is probably blank; set it to localhost:
# List of SMTP servers for sending mail. If blank: Unix Pine uses sendmail.
Please let me know if it works. :) (I had this trouble a long time ago,
and took me a long time to figure out how to fix it, on my computer
Anthony Fok Tung-Ling firstname.lastname@example.org
Civil Engineering http://www.ualberta.ca/~foka/
University of Alberta, Canada Keep smiling! *^_^*
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