On Sat, 11 Dec 2004 21:20:24 +0100 (CET), Sebastian Lechte
why should i? i don't like user-daemons. i like daemons under the control
of the sysadmin.
So write a script that, every N minutes, checks every $HOME for
updates to .fetchmailrc and then if necessary re-creates a central
Of course, then one malicious/stupid person can cause problems for
everybody. And one problematic remote server can cause delays for
Having multiple fetchmail daemons is actually better. Yes, there's a
memory hit, but so what. You don't end up with a single point of
i don't get your point - if there's any, please tell.
Sebastian made as much of a point as you have. Maybe if you said what
real concern there is over multiple daemon's running - one as each
user who's fetching mail?
Please keep list traffic on the list.
Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he
doesn't become a monster. Friedrich Nietzsche