Fetchmail: socket error while fetching from mail.example.com

From FVue
Jump to: navigation, search

Problem

In /var/log/fetchmail I see frequent error messages:

fetchmail: socket error while fetching from mail.example.com

Solution

Specify a direct IP address as the mail server. See The Fetchmail FAQ.

Journal

20060228

The Fetchmail FAQ
Faq tells me it could be changing IP addresses of my mail server. So I'll specify a direct IP address.

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus