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Re: Problems with fetchmail and ping
- From: Elfyn McBratney <elfyn-cygwin at sickpuppy dot co dot uk>
- To: "David E. Bath" <davidbath1 at attbi dot com>, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 19 Dec 2002 14:02:47 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: Problems with fetchmail and ping
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
Have you installed ICS or any firewall software? If so this will explain:
--- "David E. Bath" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>I had everything working well with my fetchmail setup. Then without
>making any changes to the cygwin files or .fetchmailrc, fetchmail
>"POP3 connection to ****.*****.com failed: Connection refused" no
>matter which server I try to access.
>Ping for the same address returns:
>"PING: transmit failed, error code 65."
>Since there are no man pages for ping, I have no idea what the error
>This is with WinXP on my desktop PC. I have the exact same setup on my
>laptop PC, again with WinXP, and it works just fine. I suspect it's a
>WinXP setup problem, but I don't know where to go from here to solve it.
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