[pskmail] Re: server disconnects after every 7 handshakes

  • From: Rein Couperus <rein@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: pskmail@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 09 Feb 2007 21:33:07 +0100

Yes, this has been change.... Try to set 
$Maxretries = 40;
in the pskmailrc.pl config file and restart.

This was changed because the server would go on endlessly without 
disconnecting, and some 
people just forgot to disconnect or the connection would be lost before 

The server now desconnects after X restries or idling. Increasing $Maxretries 
will solve your


Rein  EA/PA0R/P

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> Gesendet: 09.02.07 20:02:02
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> Betreff: [pskmail] server disconnects after every 7 handshakes

> After updating server files yesterday to cure the pop3s problem, I 
> notice that the server issues a disconnect after 7 handshakes with the 
> client, if the client is idle (not sending or receiving mail, etc). The 
> client then immediately sends a connect request, the server reconnects 
> and sends WB5CON 0.2.9-I>
> This disconnect and reconnect continues every seven handshakes until the 
> Quit button is pushed on the client side or activity resumes.
> Is this a new 'feature' or perhaps I need to update more files. I was 
> running 0.2.6 server and then updated arq.pm, pskmailrc.pl, and 
> rflinkserver.pl from  Per's subversion server.
> 73 - Fred
> wb5con


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