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Date:      Sat, 1 Dec 2001 13:19:14 +0000
From:      Josh Paetzel <>
To:        "Russell A. Khurshudian" <>
Cc:        Freebsd-Questions <freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG>
Subject:   Re: Problem with fetchmail (not receiving mail properly)
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000001c17a99$39f3d2b0$0200a8c0@networld>; from on Sat, Dec 01, 2001 at 01:14:35PM -0500
References:  <000001c17a99$39f3d2b0$0200a8c0@networld>

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On Sat, Dec 01, 2001 at 01:14:35PM -0500, Russell A. Khurshudian wrote:
> When i use fetchmail to get the mail from my ISPs mail server it says that
> it receives the mail and flushes it. When i check /var/mail/user there is no
> mail.
> Contents of my .fetchmailrc
> poll protocol POP3 username username is "login name" password
> mypass smtpname smtphost

Try this:
poll protocol POP3 username "pop username" password "pop 
password" user "pop username" is "local username" here;


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