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Re: extract smtpmail data from .authinfo (or .authinfo.gpg)?

From: Vijay Lakshminarayanan
Subject: Re: extract smtpmail data from .authinfo (or .authinfo.gpg)?
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2011 09:07:05 +0530
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.50 (windows-nt)

Tom Roche <> writes:

> ). Is there a way I can make my elisp use .authinfo directly, or scrape
> the relevant data from .authinfo? Or better yet, from .authinfo.gpg?
> (And I'd appreciate pointers to tutorials regarding use of
> .authinfo.gpg, and GPG with smtpmail generally.)

As long as you have gnupg in your PATH, things should generally Just
Work.  Open your .authinfo, C-x w .authinfo.gpg and Emacs will ask you
for a password for the file.  And then you're done.


Gnus should be more complicated.

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