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Re: [SLUG] erk, fetchmail
- To: John Clarke <johnc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] erk, fetchmail
- From: Catie Flick <liedra@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri May 4 13:24:01 2001
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
On Fri, 4 May 2001, John Clarke wrote:
> `fetchall' and `keep' are per-user options, so you could put something
> like this in your .fetchmailrc:
> poll server1 protocol pop3 username "user1" password "password1"
> fetchall nokeep
> poll server2 protocol pop3 username "user2" password "password2"
> nofetchall keep uidl
> The `uidl' option forces client-side tracking of newness of messages so
> that you download messages that you've not seen, rather then messages
> that no-one has seen.
Thanks, John, I did however notice that fetchmail complains about server
option after user options if I placed 'uidl' where you suggested in that
line... I fixed this by placing it closer to the 'poll' command :-)
(i.e. poll server2 uidl protocol pop3 username....)
Thanks a lot for your help!
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