[sylpheed:36358] Re: how to pop gmail WITHOUT setting 'less secure app'

Hiroyuki Yamamoto hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp
Fri Oct 9 16:21:37 JST 2015


On Fri, 09 Oct 2015 08:10:34 +0200
Gil ANDRE <andre.g at wanadoo.fr> wrote:

> POP is an insecure protocol. Try POP over SSL or (better) IMAP if you
> want to collect your emails from gmail under Sylpheed.
> Hope this helps!
> On October 9, 2015 7:10:06 AM GMT+02:00, Bill Who
> <20151010b at gmail.com> wrote:
> >Using Sylpheed
> >if I set 'less secure app' I can pop my gmail,
> >how to pop gmail WITHOUT setting 'less secure app' ?

Gmail's secure authentication requires OAuth 2.0 protocol
which is not supported by Sylpheed yet.

Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

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