Fetchmail AuthFail

fetchmail: Query status=3 (AUTHFAIL)
fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways. (Better use --sslcertck!)
fetchmail: Authorization failure on helpdesk@ticket.co.it
fetchmail: For help, see http://www.fetchmail.info/fetchmail-FAQ.html#R15

Please help

fetchmail: Query status=3 (AUTHFAIL)
fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways.
(Better use --sslcertck!)
fetchmail: Authorization failure on helpdesk@ticket.co.it
fetchmail: For help, see The Fetchmail FAQ

Please help
any chance of posting your fetchmailrc ? Most common problem with this
error is the lack of single quotes (') around the email address and
password.

-Matt

set daemon 60
set invisible
set no bouncemail
set no syslog
set logfile /var/log/fetchmail.log
poll mailserver.ticket.co.it protocol pop3 username “helpdesk” password “********” mda "/usr/bin/rt-mailgate --queue general --action correspond --$-----Original Message-----
From: 20/20 Lab lab@pacbell.net
To: rt-users rt-users@lists.bestpractical.com
Sent: Fri, Jun 22, 2012 4:21 pm
Subject: Re: [rt-users] Fetchmail AuthFail

On 06/22/2012 8:49 AM, Borngunners wrote:

fetchmail: Query status=3 (AUTHFAIL)
fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways. (Better use --sslcertck!)
fetchmail: Authorization failure on helpdesk@ticket.co.it
fetchmail: For help, see The Fetchmail FAQ

        Please help
                  
any chance of posting your fetchmailrc ?  Most common problem with    this error is the lack of single quotes (') around the email address    and password.

-Matt

Have you tried your full email address as your user name?
“helpdesk@ticket.co.it” instead of just “helpdesk” most servers wont
auth without the full email address anymore.

-MattOn 06/22/2012 2:22 PM, Borngunners wrote:

set daemon 60
set invisible
set no bouncemail
set no syslog
set logfile /var/log/fetchmail.log
poll mailserver.ticket.co.it protocol pop3 username “helpdesk”
password “********” mda "/usr/bin/rt-mailgate --queue general --action
correspond --$

-----Original Message-----
From: 20/20 Lab lab@pacbell.net
To: rt-users rt-users@lists.bestpractical.com
Sent: Fri, Jun 22, 2012 4:21 pm
Subject: Re: [rt-users] Fetchmail AuthFail

On 06/22/2012 8:49 AM, Borngunners wrote:

fetchmail: Query status=3 (AUTHFAIL)
fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways.
(Better use --sslcertck!)
fetchmail: Authorization failure on helpdesk@ticket.co.it
fetchmail: For help, see The Fetchmail FAQ

Please help
any chance of posting your fetchmailrc ? Most common problem with
this error is the lack of single quotes (') around the email address
and password.

-Matt

I have made the changes as suggested with the full email address and I am still having error messages:

root@helpdesks:~# tail .f /var/log/fetchmail.log
tail: cannot open `.f’ for reading: No such file or directory
==> /var/log/fetchmail.log <==
fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways. (Better use --sslcertck!)
fetchmail: Authorization failure on helpdesk@ticket.co.it
fetchmail: For help, see http://www.fetchmail.info/fetchmail-FAQ.html#R15
fetchmail: Query status=3 (AUTHFAIL)
fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways. (Better use --sslcertck!)
fetchmail: Authorization failure on helpdesk@ticket.co.it
fetchmail: For help, see http://www.fetchmail.info/fetchmail-FAQ.html#R15
fetchmail: Query status=3 (AUTHFAIL)
fetchmail: restarting fetchmail (/etc/fetchmailrc changed)
fetchmail:/etc/fetchmailrc:6: syntax error at “/usr/bin/rt-mailgate --queue general --action correspond --url http://localhost/rt”-----Original Message-----
From: 20/20 Lab lab@pacbell.net
To: Borngunners borngunners@aol.com
Cc: rt-users rt-users@lists.bestpractical.com
Sent: Fri, Jun 22, 2012 6:06 pm
Subject: Re: [rt-users] Fetchmail AuthFail

Have you tried your full email address as your user name? “helpdesk@ticket.co.it” instead of just “helpdesk” most servers wont auth without the full email address anymore.

-Matt

On 06/22/2012 2:22 PM, Borngunners wrote:

set daemon 60
set invisible
set no bouncemail
set no syslog
set logfile /var/log/fetchmail.log
poll mailserver.ticket.co.it protocol pop3 username “helpdesk” password “********” mda "/usr/bin/rt-mailgate --queue general --action correspond --$

-----Original Message-----
From: 20/20 Lab lab@pacbell.net
To: rt-users rt-users@lists.bestpractical.com
Sent: Fri, Jun 22, 2012 4:21 pm
Subject: Re: [rt-users] Fetchmail AuthFail

On 06/22/2012 8:49 AM, Borngunners wrote:

fetchmail: Query status=3 (AUTHFAIL)
fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways. (Better use --sslcertck!)
fetchmail: Authorization failure on helpdesk@ticket.co.it
fetchmail: For help, see http://www.fetchmail.info/fetchmail-FAQ.html#R15

Please help

any chance of posting your fetchmailrc ? Most common problem with this error is the lack of single quotes (') around the email address and password.

-Matt