Subject: Re: HEADS UP: timecounters (branch simonb-timecounters) merged into
To: Frank Kardel <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/13/2006 12:15:02
I'm seeing some inconsistent timings.  I use estd, with

The problem is that fetchmail is sleeping for different periods.  It
should be (and sometimes is) 5 minutes, but here you see a 9-minute

fetchmail: sleeping at Tue Jun 13 11:54:33 2006
fetchmail: awakened at Tue Jun 13 12:03:53 2006