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Old 11-09-2004, 02:22 PM   #1
HH42
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Question Kmail logs


Hi,

I'm running SUSE 9.1 and using Kmail for my email. Receiving mail works fine but it won't send anything, mails just sit in the outbox. When I try to send I just get the message "Failed to send (some) queued messages".

Now, I'm fairly sure that my settings are correct. I want to see why it's failing exactly but can't find any log files. Can someone please tell me where the Kmail log files are kept?

Thanks,

HH.
 
Old 11-09-2004, 04:58 PM   #2
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Is it failing to send all messages, or just some ? Move the first few message in the queue to the drafts folder, and then try sending again. If it still fails, then yes there is a problem (I'd try a few other mail smtp servers if you can). Otherwise, malformed, bounced junk email has been known to not send.

Cheers,

mj
 
Old 11-09-2004, 10:45 PM   #3
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All outgoing mail fails. I've tried sending to other e-mail addresses that I own but it's no good.

I'd like to get Kmail going if I can rather than change to another mail program. If I could see the log file, it might help me track the problem down.

Thanks,

HH.
 
  


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