kmail fails to send mail [SOLVED]

Justin jevans1055 at
Wed Mar 22 18:36:43 GMT 2006

kitts wrote:
> On Thursday 09 March 2006 21:38 IST, kitts at wrote:
>>> Sending failed:
>>> Could not connect to host
>>> The message will stay in the 'outbox' folder until you either fix the
>>> problem (e.g. a broken address) or remove the message from the 'outbox'
>>> folder. The following transport protocol was used:
>>> HotPOP
>> I am however, able to send mail from my GMail account. I am not sure what
>>   the problem is... can anyone help? I am currently being forced to send
>> mail
>> on this id using a webservice such as mail2web.
> It finally works again!!! After being unable to understand the reasons for 
> the problem (I still don't understand) i thought of giving a try at 
> deleting the account for sending in KMail and reentered it with exactly the 
> same settings... And it works!
> Can someone explain that? But i am just happy it works.. i can again 
> participate on mailing lists without much trouble! :-)
Sometimes computers just work that way...congrats on getting it up, 
though I'm just as clueless as to why it happened.
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