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Re: [SLUG] Slow to pop

On Thu, 27 Sep 2001, Peter  McCarthy wrote:

> I have noticed that when poping (mail retrieval) off my RH7.1 Linux box my
> Win PC is very slow to do the p.o.p.

I'd guess you server is trying some kind of network lookup. 'tcpdump' will
probably tell you what its doing. DNS? ident?

Mike Holland  <myk@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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