[Imap-protocol] example of authentication PLAIN with imap?
MRC at Washington.EDU
Fri Jan 25 17:34:14 PST 2008
On Fri, 25 Jan 2008, Bill Janssen wrote:
>> Please refer to:
>> RFC 3501 documentation on the syntax of the AUTHENTICATE
>> command in IMAP
>> RFC 4422 documentation of the SASL framework
>> RFC 4616 documentation of the PLAIN extension
>> RFC 4959 documentation of the SASL-IR extension in IMAP
> Thanks, that's what I needed.
Proper understanding of how all this works requires carefully going
through RFC 3501 section 6.2.2, and all of RFC 4422 and RFC 4616.
Hopefully, though, you'll find it to be more understandable than the
Don't worry about RFC 4919 until the very end.
-- Mark --
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