Commit ffdcbd1c authored by Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen's avatar Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen
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Clarify auth-source in conjuction with smtpmail in NEWS.

parent bacede64
2011-12-10 Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen <>
* NEWS: Mention auth-source twice in connection with smtpmail to
clarify that smtpmail uses auth-source.
2011-11-20 Bill Wohler <>
Release MH-E version 8.3.1.
......@@ -133,7 +133,10 @@ That variable used to have the default value "~/.authinfo", in which
case you won't see any difference. But if you changed it to be a list
of user names and passwords, that setting is now ignored; you will be
prompted for the user name and the password, which will then be saved
to ~/.authinfo.
to ~/.authinfo. (To control where and how the credentials are stored,
see the auth-source manual. You may want to change the auth-source
preferences if you want to store the credentials encrypted, for
You can also manually copy the credentials to your ~/.authinfo file.
For example, if you had
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