Re: I/O EOF Help - I'm stuck...
Phil Kemp <kemp <at> pkemp.com>
2005-04-18 19:42:27 GMT
On Mon, 18 Apr 2005 15:23:19 -0400 (EDT), Sylvain Robitaille wrote
> On Mon, 18 Apr 2005, Phil Kemp wrote:
> > Now for some reason that I cannot determine, the pop session abnormally
> > terminates at the point where the messages are being retrieved. Telnet
> > sessions to port 110 show that the login process succeeds, the LIST
> > command shows the messages.
> > Once I issue the RETR command the connection drops.
> This is when issuing RETR during a telnet session to the POP server?
> Does it happen regardless of the message you're asking to RETR, or only
> with one (or more) specific message(s)?
> Are you able to verify that
> the mail spool isn't corrupted somehow?
Yes the spool is fine. openmail, elm, mutt, and mail all read it fine.
> I'll be interested in seeing what more you find about this. I've
> seen what I think is similar behaviour as you describe, but from
> what I'm able to see it has always looked to me as though the
> *client* is dropping the connection ...