[CentOS] Fetchmail question

Stephen Harris lists at spuddy.org
Fri Dec 18 16:07:40 UTC 2009


On Fri, Dec 18, 2009 at 11:05:17AM -0500, Brian Mathis wrote:
> You may notice that in the OPs 1st reply that the requirement is to
> retrieve multiple accounts *at the same time* to increase speed.
> AFAIK, if you use 1 file with fetchmail it will retrieve messages
> sequentially from each account.

You can always run multiple copies of fetchmail in the background if you
want parallel fetching

  #!/bin/sh
  fetchmail -f configfile1 &
  fetchmail -f configfile2 &
  fetchmail -f configfile3

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rgds
Stephen


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