Okay, forget some of that. I'm an idiot. For some reason I had it in my
head I could/should use starttls, but that is not supported by the
server so I'm wrong.
> What the subject says. It works fine if I use plain text, but with
> starttls something goes badly wrong. Gnus effectively hangs (waiting for
> the starttls-cli process, I guess) until I kill the starttls-cli
> The relevant part of my config is
> | (add-to-list 'gnus-secondary-select-methods
> | '(nnimap "myimap"
> | (nnimap-address "remote-server")
> | (nnimap-server-port 143)
> | (nnimap-list-pattern ("*"))
> | (nnimap-authenticator login)
> | ; this works fine btw (nnimap-stream network)
> | (nnimap-stream starttls)
> | (nnimap-authinfo-file "~/.authinfo")
> | )
> | )
Using nnimap-stream ssl results in the following
,----[ imap-log snippet ]
| depth=2 C = US, O = DigiCert Inc, OU = www.digicert.com, CN = DigiCert High Assurance EV Root CA
| verify error:num=20:unable to get local issuer certificate
| verify return:0
| * OK [CAPABILITY IMAP4rev1 UIDPLUS CHILDREN NAMESPACE THREAD=ORDEREDSUBJECT THREAD=REFERENCES SORT QUOTA IDLE AUTH=PLAIN ACL ACL2=UNION] Courier-IMAP ready. Copyright 1998-2005 Double Precision, Inc. See COPYING for distribution information.
| 1 NOOP
What is this "local issuer certificate"? How can I get it?
Gary Please do NOT send me 'courtesy' replies off-list.