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Re: How to set proxy for smtpmail.el ?

From: Dmitry Alexandrov
Subject: Re: How to set proxy for smtpmail.el ?
Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 21:26:20 +0300
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)

"" <> wrote:
> I'm unable to send email with smtpmail.el

What do you use then?  mstmp(1) or something alike?  What is the reason behind 
seeking a switch to smtpmail.el?

> I think it might be because of the internet censorship firewall in China.

This made me quite curious: why to choose a mail provider that is inaccessible 
without tricks?  There is a lot mail providers besides Google.

> So I decided to use a proxy for smtpmail. I have not found the smtpmail 
> options for setting proxy.

IIRC, Emacs have a very rudimentary support of proxies.  Namely, there is no 
way to proxy a TLS stream, only a cleartext one.

In other words, there is really none.

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