SMTP problem

Mark Greenwood fatgerman at
Mon Oct 31 11:38:54 UTC 2011

I and a couple of people I know have recently had trouble using SMTP and it turned out to be an intermittent problem on the internet rather than with KMail.

If you use authenticated SMTP with TLS, you could try using SSL on port 465 instead. This cured it for me (with a gmail account)


On 31 Oct 2011, at 11:30, Pascal Francq wrote:

> Hi,
> Since two days, I have a smtp problem with KMail. When I try to send a email, 
> it doesn't work, and I have no error message. I have try another smtp account, 
> and it doesn't work either. And my default smtp account works from another 
> computer with KMail.
> The only thing is that I have installed postfix and remove it after. It is 
> possible that something was changed with this installation, but I have no idea 
> what.
> Thanks.
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