Re: SMTP authentication
In the last episode (Jan 14), Luca Matteis said:
> I am using an smtp server which requires authentication. The issue is that
> the username must be provided in the form of domain/user.
> I have this in my .muttrc:
> set smtp_url = "smtp://domain/user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx:587/"
> set smtp_pass = "xxxx"
> When I try sending an email through Mutt this is what I get:
> Could not find the host "domain"
> What's happening here? What's the correct syntax for this?
The first slash in a url ends the hostname and starts the path. Try putting
%2F instead of / in your username.