[RCD] SMTP configuration could be simpler

Glen Eustace geustace at godzone.net.nz
Sat Sep 2 00:30:33 CEST 2017

> On 2/09/2017, at 2:21 AM, A.L.E.C <alec at alec.pl> wrote:
> It looks that SMTP connection configuration in Roundcube is not as
> simple as it could be. Can we make it more straightforward?
> I propose to:
> 1. Remove smtp_user and smtp_pass options and act as they would be set
> to %u and %p accordingly. Their modification could still be possible via
> plugin API.
> 2. Set the default smtp_port to 587.
> What do you think?

I would prefer this not to be changed. Personally I did not find setting a few options in the config file to be complicated.

If you want to add %u and %p as a default, don’t remove the option for an admin to override and set a global user/password.

Glen Eustace,
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