cygport announce fails unable to find mailserver

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis@SystematicSw.ab.ca
Sat Oct 24 22:21:00 GMT 2020


On 2020-10-24 15:42, Ken Brown via Cygwin-apps wrote:
> On 10/24/2020 4:53 PM, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>>
>> Do any/some/many of you use cygport ...cygport announce to generate your update
>> announcements, and does it work successfully?
> 
> I use it.  You have to set several SMTP_* variables in your ~/.cygport.conf.  If
> you don't already have that file, copy /etc/cygport.conf to ~/.cygport.conf and
> edit it.

Thanks, already set up with SMTP_SERVER=smtp which is all I need from my home
ISP connection for all SMTP clients (POP3, web, mobile needs user and password).
Nothing else is required (yet)!

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Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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