[RCU] Why is roundcube connecting over TLS, even though configuration is set to not do TLS?

A.L.E.C alec at alec.pl
Sun Oct 11 09:54:01 CEST 2009

On Sun, 11 Oct 2009 01:21:48 -0500, Russell Jones <rjones at eggycrew.com>
> It appears that roundcube is connecting to the local SMTP server over 
> TLS, even though I explicitly set it to not use SSL or TLS:
> // the mail host chosen to perform the log-in
> // leave blank to show a textbox at login, give a list of hosts
> // to display a pulldown menu or set one host as string.
> // To use SSL/TLS connection, enter hostname with prefix ssl:// or
> $rcmail_config['default_host'] = 'localhost';

The reason is simple. PEAR::Net_SMTP library has no option to force plain
connection. It uses TLS if server returns STARTTLS capability.

Aleksander 'A.L.E.C' Machniak http://alec.pl
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Roundcube Webmail Project Developer http://roundcube.net
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