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Re: 18.08; imap.googlemail.com vs. imap.gmail.com; "akonadi resources for google services"

On 5/7/19 3:24 PM, Frank Mehnert wrote:
> [...]
>> Now the problem remains that I still cannot sent E-mails using the
>> XOAUTH2 authentication so I'm still using PLAIN for that. If I try
>> to use XOAUTH2 then sending fails with "server closed connection"
>> or something like that.
>> Is anybody successfully using the XOAUTH2 authentication method
>> for smtp.gmail.com?
> I would like to ask again if someone is successfully using gmail with
> XOAUTH2 for sending e-mails. I cannot imagine that nobody is using
> kmail/Akonadi with gmail.

Yes, Kmail (5.10.3) and Thunderbird (60.6.1) send gmail here with
authenticated smtp.gmail.com (STARTTLS/587, XOAUTH2). Kubuntu 19.04 though.

Sarunas Burdulis
Systems Administrator, Dartmouth Mathematics

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