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Re: Transient fetchmail corruption problem under Windows 2000

Am 9 Aug 2001, um 15:08 hat Olaf Foellinger geschrieben:

> On Tue, Aug 07, 2001 at 09:26:03PM +0100, Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
> > Olaf could you please report exactely what you do to send out a
> > corrupt message? Is it a known issue? I never heard before of
> > problems with mailing through ssmtp on win2k. I will try tomorrow to
> > send some mail with ssmtp and binaries attached.
> I use ssmtp with mutt to send out mails to our mailserver. 
> set sendmail="/usr/sbin/ssmtp"  # how to deliver mail
> It worked for a long time but for the last time it has problems with
> binary attachments. As an example I've sent a zip-file and tried to
> unzip it on our mailserver:

I got the same problems with binary attachments sent out this way 
from Win98, so i tend to think of a a problem with mutt or ssmtp.


would it be an option to use other software for all these tasks?
Have you ever tried to build xmailserver from

It has support for Windows and Linux, it retrieves mail from pop3 
Server, it has strong filter mechanisms, it comes with a sendmail 
emulation, it is fast, a real MTA which MAY build at cygwin (i never 
tried since it builds OOTB with MSVS6 for me, so i have no need to 




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