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Friday, November 13, 2009

GMAIL and msmtp (Mutt)

This is the example how to configure the msmtp (i.e. for Mutt) to use thegmail smtp server. Remember that you need the certificate. I have got mine from old Ubuntu installation (Saving /etc directory before reinstallation a box is good idea).
account your.user
logfile ~/.msmtp.log

tls on
tls_starttls on    
tls_trust_file /etc/ssl/certs/ca-certificates.crt
auth on

port 587 
password YOUR_password
BTW, in Ubuntu you can grab certificate by sudo apt-get install ca-certificates.
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