KMail, SMTP timeout
guillermo at gnsis.net
Sun Sep 4 17:25:28 CDT 2005
Thank you James!,
In KControl I modified the "Server Response Time" to 2,600 senconds, but the
Using CorssOver, I tryed MS Outlook, and the message was: 451 Timeout
Using Evolution, I get: "DATA command failed: broken pipe: mail not sent".
On WinXP using Outlook, I don't have this problem.
What do you think it is?? I think it should be something related to a
setting in Kubuntu/Linux... since this problem shows for any mail client I
James Gray wrote:
> On Sunday 04 September 2005 05:06, Guillermo Nájar-Arreola wrote:
>> How do I prevent KMail from timing out when sending SMTP email? it
>> me frequently when sending attachments. Is there a setting to adjust it
>> in KMail/Kontact ?
> Yes you can change the time-out but not directly in Kmail etc.
> Open kcontrol (Control Center), go to the "Internet and Network" branch
> select "Connection Preferences". Move the slider for "Server Response" to
> something that better suits your needs. Mine is set at 1200 seconds
> because sometimes I send very large files over VERY slow links....ugh.
> This change will affect all programs that honour KDE's global settings
> Kmail). Other programs might define their own time-outs etc.
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