Still unable to get email with fetchmail

Dagmar d'Surreal dagmar at
Sat Nov 30 13:37:32 PST 2002

On Sat, 2002-11-30 at 13:01, drharlan at wrote:

> How are you getting your mail delivered to your mailbox ?  I use
> procmail and have it specified in the fetchmailrc file.  Fetchmail only
> has one piece of the action so you'll need a delivery agent.  I don't
> know if sendmail can handle this without procmail.  

Sendmail can work without procmail just fine (provided there's at least
some other mail delivery agent present on the machine), but he needs to
either configure and install sendmail, or tell fetchmail that it should
use procmail to deliver instead.

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