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From: Eric Sunshine <>
To: Denton Liu <>
Cc: Git Mailing List <>,
	Vasyl Vavrychuk <>,
	Junio C Hamano <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3] git-send-email.txt: mention less secure app access with Gmail
Date: Thu, 7 Jan 2021 15:37:11 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Thu, Jan 7, 2021 at 6:12 AM Denton Liu <> wrote:
> Google may have changed Gmail security and now less secure app access
> needs to be explicitly enabled if two-factor authentication is not in
> place, otherwise send-email fails with:
>         5.7.8 Username and Password not accepted. Learn more at
>         5.7.8
> Document steps required to make this work.
> Original-patch-by: Vasyl Vavrychuk <>
> Signed-off-by: Denton Liu <>

Thanks for picking this up.

Has this version changed in any substantial way from Vasyl's v2[1]? If
not, perhaps it makes sense to retain his authorship and sign-off.


      reply	other threads:[~2021-01-07 20:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-08-17 12:54 [PATCH] Documentation/git-send-email.txt: Mention less secure app access might need to enable Vasyl Vavrychuk
2020-08-17 17:16 ` Eric Sunshine
2020-08-29 15:39   ` Vasyl Vavrychuk
2020-08-29 18:33     ` Junio C Hamano
2020-08-29 19:29       ` Junio C Hamano
2020-09-06 21:52         ` Junio C Hamano
2020-12-22 19:58           ` Junio C Hamano
2021-01-07 11:11     ` [PATCH v3] git-send-email.txt: mention less secure app access with Gmail Denton Liu
2021-01-07 20:37       ` Eric Sunshine [this message]

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