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Re: fetchmail

steinm wrote:

On Fri, Mar 18, 2005 at 01:33:59PM -0800, Michael wrote:
I reconfig pppconfig and it worked, still don't understand it but I worked. downloaded and compiled ncurses 5.4 so I could compile nano (a pico clone) because I have no idea how to use vi.

I wrote a ~/.fetchmailrc but there it quits with an error. the log is this:

fetchmail: 9 messages for michael.six@sbcglobal.net at pop-sbc-v1.mail.vip.sc5.yahoo.com (147605 octets). fetchmail: reading message michael.six@sbcglobal.net@pop-sbc-v1.mail.vip.sc5.yahoo.com:1 of 9 (6183 octets) fetchmail: SMTP connect to localhost failed

Your are missing a local mail daemon like exim or postfix.

I thought fetchmail  was a mail daemon, or could be


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