OAuth misbehaving?

Nicolas Sebrecht nicolas.s-dev at laposte.net
Sun Nov 26 18:55:33 GMT 2017

On Fri, Nov 24, 2017 at 09:05:44AM -0800, Walter Lapchynski wrote:

> I'm trying to set up OfflineIMAP for the first time based on the advice
> of a blog I've found elsewhere. Unfortunately, there's several problems
> with the suggested configuration which I've managed to fix, I believe.
> Now I'm struggling with a more fundamental issue. Though my remote
> is set with auth_mechanisms = XAUTH2 and no others, when I start
> offlineimap, it asks for a password. What am I missing now?
> For what it's worth, this is 6.5.4-2 on Ubuntu 14.04.

There should be no password to provide with XOauth2.

Nicolas Sebrecht

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