[Spambayes] Error running pop3proxy.py

Richie Hindle richie at entrian.com
Sun Sep 7 23:04:44 EDT 2003

> I still have the problem of not being able to run as a user.
> [...]
> socket.error: (13, 'Permission denied')

On unix, normal users can't bind to privileged ports, which means you
can't run the pop3proxy on port 110.  You need to use a high port (over
1024) instead.  You can configure the port through the web interface - see
the "SpamBayes Ports" option.  1110 is a popular choice.

Richie Hindle
richie at entrian.com

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