Try using A FQDN for you mail client. This means that the it is
1) no response when it queries for this name, or
2) a response that says it doesn't exist
Hope this helps.
> I just installed SyGate and have my "Client" computer hooked into my
> "Server", both running Windows 98. Internet access works fine on the client
> but I can't seem to receive any mail. When I click "Send and Receive" I get
> an error which states "The host 'mail' could not be found. Please verify
> that you have entered the server name correctly. Account: 'Mail', Server:
> 'mail', Protocol: 'POP3', Port: 110", etc...
> I would greatly appreciate any help. Thanks in advance!
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email to me - consider this as an official notice:
"By US Code Title 47, Sec.227(a)(2)(B), a computer/modem/printer
meets the definition of a telephone fax machine. By
it is UNLAWFUL to send any unsolicited adverti*t to such
By Sec.227(b)(3)(C), a violation of the aforementioned Section is
PUNISHABLE by action to recover actual monetary loss, or $500,
whichever is greater, for each violation."