fetchmail boot script

frank kanters frank.kanters at zonnet.nl
Thu Mar 9 05:58:50 PST 2006


Problem has been solved by adding the -f option:

/usr/bin fetchmail -d 600 -f /etc/fetchmailrc

Where fetchmailrc is the configuration file.

When this file is not specified fetchmail looks for ~/.fetchmailrc.
Apparently during start up the environment is different than in a login
shell and in LFS5.1 so this file can not be found resulting in a syntax
error.






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