By guruboy
Aug 23, 2004
  1. I've just installed SuSE 9.1, and the fetchmail protocol apparently runs at startup, letting me know I have mail (I could use mailx to read it.). Neat feature, but I'd actually like to use KMail as my mail program, and when I check mail, there's none there, because fetchmail has already grabbed it.

    Is there a way to prevent fetchmail from running so I can still use the login prompt, but not have my mail immediately drawn from the server?
  2. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 5,734   +8

    try running linuxconf, it will probably let you disable fetchmail, if you think that will fix your problem.
  3. guruboy

    guruboy TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 26

    EDIT: Nevermind.
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