Re: delayed transfer of mail to Pine
On Wed, Feb 06, 2002 at 10:15:38AM -0600, Cheryl Homiak wrote:
> I am using fetchmail and pine; lately I am noticing something that didn't
> happen before, so I wonder if it has to do with an upgrade of fetchmail.
> When I fetch my mail, my primary pop3 usually has at least a couple
> hundred messages, and all of them are fetched. But when I get into Pine,
> only 100 of those messages are present, plus the smaller numbers of
> messages from my other email providers. This wouldn't bother me, except
> that it is sometimes fifteen minutes or more before the rest of those
> messages finally appear in my Pine inbox. What's going on here? At first,
> I thought I was losing mail; it does all eventually get to the inbox, but
> why the big delay?
It sounds like an MTA issue, fetchmail delivers it to the local smtp
server which then delivers it, I'd say that its your MTA at fault,