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Today i am setup getmail to retrieve emails with exim4 for sending mails on my linode vps server. In configuration [getmailrc] file, i am using imap server with port number 143 shown below:

[retriever] type = SimpleIMAPRetriever server = port = 143

in command prompt, using getmail to retrieve mails but it shows error below:

2012-06-21 11:13:59 getmailOperationError error (socket error during connect ([Errno -2] Name or service not known)) 2012-06-21 11:14:49 getmailOperationError error (IMAP error (Login failed.)) 2012-06-21 11:17:56 getmailOperationError error (IMAP error (Login failed.))

I am noob for this configuration, please help me.

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