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       pop3d - manual page for pop3d (GNU Mailutils 0.6.93)


       pop3d [OPTION...]


       GNU pop3d -- the POP3 daemon

              Delete expired messages upon closing the mailbox

              Expire read messages after the given number of days

              Allowed delay between the two successive logins

              Name of login statistics file

              Always require STLS before entering authentication phase

       -u, --undelete
              Undelete all messages on startup

              Daemon configuration options

       -d, --daemon[=NUMBER]
              Runs in daemon mode with a maximum of NUMBER children

       -i, --inetd
              Run in inetd mode

       -p, --port=PORT
              Listen on specified port number

       -P, --pidfile=FILE
              Set PID file

       -t, --timeout=NUMBER
              Set idle timeout value to NUMBER seconds

       -x, --transcript
              Output session transcript via syslog

              Authentication options

              Set the list of modules to be used for authentication

              Set list of modules to be used for authorization

              Use STRING as PAM service name

              Name of the database to connect to

              SQL query to retrieve a password from the database

              SQL query to retrieve a passwd entry based on username

              SQL query to retrieve a passwd entry based on UID

              Name or IP of MySQL server to connect to

              Type of SQL interface to use

              SQL connection password

              Type  of password returned by --sql-getpass query. STRING is one
              of: plain, hash, scrambled

              Port to use

              SQL user name

              Search for virtual passwd file in DIR

              Encryption options

              Specify trusted CAs file

              Specify SSL certificate file

              Specify SSL certificate key

              Common options

       --external-locker=PATH Set full path to the external locker program

              Number of seconds after which the lock expires

              Default locker flags (E=external, R=retry, T=time, P=pid)

              Set the maximum number of times to retry acquiring the lockfile

              Set timeout for acquiring the lockfile

       -m, --mail-spool=URL
              Use specified URL as a mailspool directory

              Default mailbox type to use

              Output logs to syslog FACILITY

              Print license and exit

       -?, --help
              Give this help list

              Give a short usage message

       -V, --version
              Print program version

       Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also  mandatory  or
       optional for any corresponding short options.


       Report bugs to <>.


       The full documentation for pop3d is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the info and pop3d programs are properly installed at  your  site,  the

              info pop3d

       should give you access to the complete manual.