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Re: How to run fetchmail as daemon at startup



On Fri, Mar 23, 2007 at 10:24:54AM +0100, Jochen Schulz wrote:
> 
> The fetchmail daemon takes almost no memory nor CPU when idling, so
> that's a weak argument for most machines (as long as we're not talking
> about wireless routers etc.).
> 
True.  However, his earlier point about fetchmail's daemon functionality
reinventing cron is quite strong.  If it is not waiting for anything
incoming, there is really not a good reason for it to implement its own
daemon functionality.

Regards,

-Roberto

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Roberto C. Sánchez
http://people.connexer.com/~roberto
http://www.connexer.com

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