Re: imaps taking a very long time to complete
On Thu, 8 Nov 2001, Andrew Pritchard wrote:
> I've got an IMAP server setup at home - which works internally just
> fine. However, I'm about to go on holiday and would like to be able
> to collect my email over the net. However I don't want to send my
> cleartext password over 3000 miles of internet.
A sensible idea.
> So.... I've set it up
> with IMAPS.
With what package?
> BUT it's taking a very long time to complete. It's almost
> as if it's failing the DNS record lookup - but I don't think it's that
> as plain ordinary IMAP works just fine and the logs indicate it
> successfully looked up the host.
If it is uw-imapd-ssl, what if anything does /var/log/mail.log say?
Jaldhar H. Vyas <firstname.lastname@example.org>