Re: TidPop3 connect and readtimeout

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Subject: Re: TidPop3 connect and readtimeout
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau (TeamB) (
Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2004

"Jhoe Logz" <er…> wrote in message

> using Indy ver 9

Which version of 9 exactly?

> what is the difference between .Connect with TimeOut and .ReadTimeOut?

They are completely different and unrelated things.  ReadTimeout is not used
during Connect() at all.  ReadTimeout only applies to ReadFromStack() and
thus any reading methods that call ReadFromStack() internally.  Nothing

> how come there is no exception with my code?

You need to provide more details.

>      POP.Connect(6000); // this part seems not working.

Just saying "it doesn't work" says nothing at all about the actual problem
you are experiencing.  Please be more specific.



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TidPop3 connect and readtimeout posted by Jhoe Logz on Tue, 2 Mar 2004