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[REBOL] Re: Reading POP mail

From: matt:blis at: 1-Oct-2001 21:38

> -----Original Message----- > From: [rebol-bounce--rebol--com] [mailto:[rebol-bounce--rebol--com]] > On Behalf Of [holger--rebol--com] > Sent: 01 October 2001 21:15 > To: [rebol-list--rebol--com] > Subject: [REBOL] Re: Reading POP mail > > > On possible explanation of the problem is that the DNS > settings on the machine you are running this on are different > than on the machine where it works correctly. > > Try the following: on the machine where the command works correctly > type: > > host > > in a shell window to find out the IP address of > Then use that IP address in the pop:// URL instead of > > Another possibility is that the host where it is not working > is outside of a firewall that prevents POP access to > In that case you are out of luck. >
Thank Holger. The POP server is actually on the same machine as the rebol install (it's a small dedicated server) and I have already tried using the full IP address, "localhost" and, none of which worked. I'll try some other things and see what I can come up with. Thanks all for your help. Matt.