Re: POP3/SMTP Mail

From: Graham Toal <>
Date: Thu, 8 May 1997 10:06:57 -0500 (CDT)

> I'm trying get e-mail via Netscape from a popserver, out of my network using
> squid v 1.1.9, without success.
> The first connection, I receive login screen, but when I try another connection
> I receive "unable to connect to server (TCP Error: no route to host)
> Server may be down or unreachable"..... Why???
> Has somebody knows any hints about this???

squid doesn't proxy the pop3 protocol and there probablu *is* no route to the
host, if you're using squid as your way out of a firewalled private network?

You may need to get your net guru to install a pop3 proxy. (Any generic
TCP proxy will do if everyone is calling the same pop3 host)

Received on Thu May 08 1997 - 08:06:18 MDT

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