Mailing List SIMS@mail.stalker.com Message #6608
From: Technical Support, Stalker Labs <support@stalker.com>
Subject: Re: Blank Message appears every 10 minutes
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2000 21:56:37 +0400
To: SIMS Discussions <SIMS@mail.stalker.com>
X-Mailer: CommuniGate 3.2.2b
Hello,

On Wed, Jul 26, 2000, 17:04:01 GMT
  Larry Orchier, <larry@computerlarry.com> wrote:


>The email clients leave the mail on the server.
>
>Here is an edited log.
>
>
>
>12:56:43 2 CLIENT-000(Postmaster) connected from <SIMS> using CommuniGator
>12:58:28 4 POP(tcp) Connection request from [38.248.20.3:49347],seq=17, 1/2
>12:58:28 4 POP Line 18 created for answering
>12:58:28 4 POP-018() Got connection from [38.248.20.3:49347]
>12:58:28 4 POP(tcp) Connection accepted from [38.248.20.3:49347], seq=17, 1/2
>12:58:28 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Sending +OK Stalker POP3 Server 1.6 at
>mailsort.himmelgroup.com ready <18.3047475508@mailsort.himmelgroup.com>\r\n
>12:58:28 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Input Line: APOP jsh
>16e2ed7575e9d6cafeecc9caf834dd3e\r
>12:58:50 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Sending +OK 507 messages in queue\r\n
>12:58:50 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Input Line: UIDL\r
[skipped]
>12:59:01 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Input Line: LIST\r
>12:59:01 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Sending +OK 507 12000590\r\n
>12:59:01 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Sending 1 2\r\n
[skipped]
>12:59:12 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Input Line: RETR 1\r
>12:59:12 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Sending +OK Message follows\r\n
>12:59:12 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) {jsh} message 1 retrieved
>12:59:12 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Sending .\r\n
>12:59:13 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Input Line: QUIT\r
>12:59:13 4 POP-018([38.248.20.3]) Sending +OK Stalker POP3 Server connection
[skipped]

Indeed, it looks like a message of two bytes length. What if the client tries to delete it from the server?

Also, what are the first three-four lines of the user's mailbox file?

>On Wednesday, July 26, 2000, support@stalker.com wrote:
>>Hello,
>>
>>On Wed, Jul 26, 2000, 16:17:33 GMT
>>  Larry Orchier, <larry@computerlarry.com> wrote:
>>
>>>I'm using 1.8b8
>>>
>>>Every 10 minutes a new message appears for one user, which has no sender, no
>>>subject, no content. The date sent is 1/1/04
>>>
>>>I looked at his mail file in BBEdit, and there are no blank messages in the
>>>file.
>>>
>>>His email Client is Outlook 2000.
>>>
>>>What could be causing this?
>>
>>Check the SMTP and POP logs (possibly crank up the SMTP and POP
>>log levels first and wait for another empty message to that
>>user). What's in the logs?
>>
>>Best regards,
>>Dmitry Akindinov

Best regards,
Dmitry Akindinov

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