[Reportbug-maint] Bug#499199: smtptls has no effect

Artur R. Czechowski arturcz at hell.pl
Tue Sep 16 23:09:37 UTC 2008

Package: reportbug
Version: 3.45
Severity: normal

My MTA provides AUTH facility only if client is connected via secure
connection (that means: after issuing a STARTTLS command). With
following configuration it simply does not work:

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Connecting to blabluga.hell.pl via SMTP...
SMTP send failure: SMTP AUTH extension not supported by server.
Wrote bug report to /tmp/reportbug-reportbug-20080917-15540--YD-cy

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:

** /home/arturcz/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "3.45"
mode expert
ui text
realname "Artur R. Czechowski"
email "arturcz at hell.pl"
smtphost "blabluga.hell.pl"
smtpuser "arturcz"
smtppasswd <omitted>

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.26-1-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                           0.7.14+b1  Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii  python                        2.5.2-2    An interactive high-level object-o
ii  python-central                0.6.8      register and build utility for Pyt

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
ii  debconf-utils                 1.5.22     debconf utilities
pn  debsums                       <none>     (no description available)
pn  dlocate                       <none>     (no description available)
ii  file                          4.25-1     Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                         1.4.9-3    GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
pn  postfix | exim4 | mail-transp <none>     (no description available)
pn  python-urwid                  <none>     (no description available)

-- no debconf information

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