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Old 02-09-2004, 11:46 PM   #1
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fetchmail nameserver failure

fetchmail is giving me nameserver failure errors on some emails.
here is an example from the output:
fetchmail: nameserver failure while looking for `' during poll of
fetchmail: nameserver failure while looking for `' during poll of
not flushed
the message is probably spam but it's not flushed which means i have to telnet in to the mailserver and delete it myself. i want that message treated like all others. any ideas?

Old 02-10-2004, 09:56 PM   #2
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You could disable dns lookup


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