Stumped getting qpopper to work

Daniel Freedman daniel at
Sun Feb 8 16:37:41 PST 2004

On Sun, 08 Feb 2004 18:32:39 -0500, Billy O'Connor
<billyoc at> wrote:

>> I started out with that - I couldn't get it to work, and now I think
>> I'm getting tied in all sorts of knots with it.... :-(
>The blfs instructions for qpopper are all I've ever used and they're
>what I'm still using.
Sussed it - I added a line
	only_from =

to my xinetd.conf and I can now telnet into it. Quite why I needed to
do this I'm not sure, but looking at the man page for xinetd pointed
me in the right direction. Only took me 12 hours to fix it as well....


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