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Re: bug#5547: 23.1.92; nnimap not using .authinfo.gpg


From: Ted Zlatanov
Subject: Re: bug#5547: 23.1.92; nnimap not using .authinfo.gpg
Date: Tue, 09 Feb 2010 10:50:33 -0600
User-agent: Gnus/5.110011 (No Gnus v0.11) Emacs/23.1.90 (gnu/linux)

On Mon, 08 Feb 2010 23:02:31 +0000 Leo <address@hidden> wrote: 

L> I tried using gnus for gmail through imap and noticed that if I put the
L> following line in .authinfo.gpg (encrypted):

L>   machine imap.gmail.com login address@hidden password secret port 993

L> it is not used by nnimap.

L> However, if I put it in .authinfo it works as expected. Since I seem to
L> remember that Gnus encourages the use of auth-sources, I wonder if
L> someone can take a look at this to ensure all components of gnus can use
L> .authinfo.gpg

That should work.  Please:

- show your auth-sources variable.  It should be something like this:

((:source "~/authinfo.gpg" :host t :protocol t))

- set auth-source-debug to t and look in *Messages*.  Is it accessing
  the .gpg file and opening it?  What values does it print for the
  username and password?

- try with port "imaps" and without a port

Ted


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