Re: How to run fetchmail as daemon at startup
On Thu, 29 Mar 2007 19:56:06 -0500
Ron Johnson <email@example.com> wrote:
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> On 03/29/07 19:12, cga2000 wrote:
> > On Thu, Mar 29, 2007 at 07:59:48AM EST, Ron Johnson wrote:
> >> Maybe, but I doubt it. Usually ISPs just block 80, 25 & 20/21.
> > IOW, they have no clue what's really going on .. :-)
> I'm sure they have many people who do. Remember, though, that as
> much as The Eeeeeeeeeeeeevil Government would like it, ISPs can't
> monitor every port that every customer is using. So, they use the
> blunt instrument of blocking popular ports.
And by doing this, they stop many users who aren't very savvy, and with
very little effort on their part.