I couldn't seem to tell from the fetchmail man page or http://www.catb.org/~esr/fetchmail/fetchmail-man.html#7 whether --bsmtp <filename>.bsmtp.log, applied from cli/cronjob, and --mda <command> applied from varying fetchmailrc config files are mutually exclusive.
I am hoping not as I am trying to keep a "filename.bsmtp.log" for failover purposes on dedicated machine-email accounts, a
I need to have fetchmail deliver to an Exchange server that requires SMTP client authentication. Fetchmail connects to the server, but it does not authenticate itself. As a result, the delivered mail is rejected. Does fetchmail support authenticating the SMTP connection, and if so, what options do I need to set?
Fetchmail, a full-featured, robust, well-documented remote-mail retrieval and forwarding utility intended to be used over on-demand TCP/IP, is now at version 6.3.25. Fetchmail 6.3.25 supports every remote-mail protocol now in use on the Internet, including POP2, POP3, RPOP, APOP, KPOP, all flavors of IMAP, ETRN, ODMR, and even IPv6 and IPSEC.
I have a little problem with fetchmail
Its the second time in the last 3 years that fetchmail waits endless for a answer from my provider.
So i have to implement the -t function in the script fetchmail which is in /etc/init.d and was written by Stanislav Brabec.