<DKIM> GSoC application
nicolas.s-dev at laposte.net
Tue Mar 1 09:42:56 GMT 2016
Side notes: quote lines start with "> ".
What's your fucking MUA, BTW?
On Tue, Mar 01, 2016 at 04:58:39AM -0300, Santiago Ferreira wrote:
> Where did you read this? What version did you install? How?
> Â Â > Â Â I read this after I type "emerge offlineimap" on Gentoo,
> The version installed it's the offlineimap-6.5.6::gentoo.
Oh, that's an old version. Anyway, we do expect you to work with the
source repository on the development branch.
> The exact text that I get is:
> You will need to configure offlineimap by creating ~/.offlineimaprc
> Sample configurations are in /usr/share/doc/offlineimap-6.5.6/
> If you connect via ssl/tls and don't use CA cert checking, it will
> display the server's cert fingerprint and require you to add it to the
> configuration file to be sure it connects to the same server every
> time. This serves to help fixing CVE-2010-4532 (offlineimap doesen't
> check SSL certificate) in cases where you have no CA cert.
> This last paragragh its the one tha,t when I read it ,I get confused
> about Â Â Â
The message does not say that OfflineIMAP can't check the certificate.
This explains how it behaves when CA cert checking is not configured.
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