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  1. #1

    Issue with my POP3 mails (Fetchmail) from my XP box?

    I have 4 computers in the network and the server is a Debian server running Apache, PHP 4, MySQL, Postfix and Fetchmail.

    I can send mail fine via Postfix from my XP machine and I want to be able to simply collect POP3 mail from my XP machine.

    I did edited the .fetchmailrc file, which looks like this (I'm using john.doe@ntlworld as an example):

    poll with proto POP3
    user john.doe there with password xxxxxx is john here
    I should be able to collect my POP3 mails from my XP machine with the following setting in outlook:

    Name: John
    Account: john.doe
    Password: xxxxx

    My debian server is

    Am I missing something?

  2. #2
    Is your Debian system running a POP3 server?

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