Oliver Tappe<zooey@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > On 2011-12-11 at 21:54:03 [+0100], Axel Dörfler <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> > wrote: > > Certainly not from here. I just tried to reach them from > > haiku-files.org, but it's the same problem; it just times out. > Both gmail's IMAP & POP seem to work just fine for me, using Beam. I've been > able to connect to my gmail-account via POP and fetch the few mails I have > there without any problems. > > Axel: which ports have you tried? I'm asking because gmail seems to support > only the TLS/SSL ports (i.e. 993 for IMAP, 995 for POP), the plain ports are > closed. I know, but I obviously mistakenly assumed that "ssh -p 993 imap.gmail.com" would behave in the same way as a "telnet imap.gmail.com 143" does. Apparently it doesn't, so my test seems to have been flawed. Bye, Axel.