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Re: [SLUG] Script with wvdial question

On Tue Jul 17, 2001 at 11:36:24 +1000, Laurie Savage wrote:
>I would like to replace the sleep 600 after fetchmail with a routine that
>only delays until no more messages are coming in.

If your fetchmail settings file doesn't have a "set daemon x" line in it,
then it won't exit until it's got all the mail.

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