From: "Joseph Watson" <josephwatson(_at_)fse(_dot_)us>
I am experiancing a problem with fetchmail where it hangs during a polling
session. I don't know what causes the process to hang, but I think it
causes by the network connection going down in the middle of the polling
session. I run fetchmail through cron, so when one process hangs mail just
stops flowing. After I kill the hung processes, everythings works normal
untill the next time a process hangs (1-2 weeks)??
Has anyone seen this problem before??? Maybe their is something in the
config to detect a hang and abort??
Anything is possible, but you've given pretty much zero information to go
What version of fetchmail are you running?
What operating system (including version) is it running on?
What mail server (including version) is it forwarding to?
What is in your .fetchmailrc file?
What is in the (fetchmail and mail server) logs from a hung session?
Why aren't you running it in daemon mode anyway?
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