Yet another kmail mystery

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at
Fri Feb 16 04:37:32 UTC 2007

Derek Broughton wrote:
> neil.linux wrote:
>> I've often wondered if gmail hangs like it does because it doesn't use
>> standard ports (port 995 for pop and 587 for smtp as opposed to port 25
>> and 110). 
> Vice versa actually.  But I don't think that can be why.  995 IS the
> standard port for pop3 over ssl (see /etc/services).  The proper port for
> ssmtp is 465, though.
In fact you can use 465 for gmail smpt as well I have discovered.


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