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Re: What´s wrong with fetchmail? (Re: POP3 in Debian)

On 24 Jan 2012, lee wrote:
> Jon Dowland <jmtd@debian.org> writes:
> > I'd strongly recommend using something *other* than fetchmail: getmail
> > or mpop are options.
> What´s wrong with fetchmail?

It's fine if it works for you, but some years ago I had problems
authenticting myself to a mail server with fetchmail. I switched to
getmail4 and it worked instantly. I can't remember the details now but
I've always used getmail4 since them.

Anthony Campbell - ac@acampbell.org.uk 
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