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From: Karl Dahlke <eklhad@comcast.net>
To: edbrowse-dev@edbrowse.org
Subject: [edbrowse-dev] Two Factor
Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 21:28:28 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20180620212828.eklhad@comcast.net> (raw)

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Chuck mentioned, off the group, that you can't access gmail through imap or pop3 unless you check a "allow less secure applications" button, and I have also experienced this.
And when I wanted to tap into my daughter's gmail by email, she too had to enable this "less secure apps" feature.
There are rumors that A) this option might go away, whence edbrowse access to gmail would go away, and
B) it relates to two-factor.
Without me doing a lot of research, can anyone explaain two-factor, and does curl support it, whence edbrowse could remain viable for gmail and other paranoid servers?
I'm guessing it's out of our hands; either curl supports it or it does not; but that's a guess.

Karl Dahlke

             reply	other threads:[~2018-07-21  1:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-07-21  1:28 Karl Dahlke [this message]
2018-07-21  1:55 ` Dominique Martinet
2018-07-21  3:24   ` Karl Dahlke
2018-07-21  3:38     ` Dominique Martinet

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