Mailing List Message #6597
From: Joe Laffey <>
Subject: Re: Busy
Date: Tue, 25 Jul 2000 06:48:08 -0500 (CDT)
To: <>

> On 7/24/00 at 20:36 -0600, Richard Johnson said:
> >I've seen this happen with SIMS 1.7bX before.  In each of my three cases, the
> >same user was downloading a large number of messages using Outlook Express
> >when their Windows PC dropped its network connection or crashed.
> >
> >Shutting the POP service off and attempting to restart it resulted in naught
> >but error messages about the port already being in use.  Ditto with quitting
> >and restarting SIMS as a whole.  The only way I could find to clear it was to
> >reboot the Mac on which SIMS was running.
> >
> >It smells like an OT bug.  And I haven't been able to duplicate it.

I bet the person was checking her mail when we rebooted our SonicWall
(Firewall/NAT, etc... it kill all connections when you reboot,

Joe Laffey
LAFFEY Computer Imaging
St. Louis, MO
With no walls or fences on the Internet, who needs Windows or Gates?

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