even w/ preauthtunnel, NoOptionError: No option 'remoteuser' in section: 'Repository Local'

Sebastian Spaeth Sebastian at SSpaeth.de
Mon Sep 19 07:29:42 BST 2011

On Fri, 16 Sep 2011 23:09:43 -0600, Iain Dalton <iain.dalton at gmail.com> wrote:
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> I was using a several-months old checkout of offlineimap. When I updated
> to the latest, I got the above error. Attached is my .offlineimaprc.
> The example offlineimap.conf says, "When you use a tunnel, you do NOT
> specify a user or password (if you do, they'll be ignored.)  Instead,
> you specify a preauthtunnel"

Aye, that is a bug introduced by me (I don't use preauth-tunnels so this
slipped through, sorry). The fix follows as reply, as a workaround it is
safe to set the username to anything.

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