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From: Konstantin Ryabitsev <>
To: Eric Wong <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] uri_imap: handle '/' as an IMAP hierarchy separator
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 16:19:24 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210914201924.opt6ir6mspolnenx@meerkat.local> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210914201216.GA29905@dcvr>

On Tue, Sep 14, 2021 at 08:12:16PM +0000, Eric Wong wrote:
> Ah, I forgot to update the docs again :x
> My main concern with .netrc was actually inadvertantly sending
> FTP auth info to an IMAP server just because they share the same
> host.

No big deal -- folks can always just use the "store" credential helper to
pretty much the same effect.

> Not sure if plaintext is a real problem on encrypted block
> devices/filesystems.  Ordinary users can't mlock(2) to prevent
> in-memory passwords from hitting swap (thus I always use
> encrypted swap).

Right, plus most of them probably have their .gitconfig with
sendemail.smtppass configured anyway. :)


  reply	other threads:[~2021-09-14 20:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-14 17:50 Wrong folder when using imaps:// Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-09-14 19:35 ` [PATCH] uri_imap: handle '/' as an IMAP hierarchy separator Eric Wong
2021-09-14 19:55   ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-09-14 20:12     ` Eric Wong
2021-09-14 20:19       ` Konstantin Ryabitsev [this message]
2021-09-14 21:05     ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-09-14 22:10       ` [PATCH] uri_imap: fix ->uidvalidity and ->uid w/ `/' separator Eric Wong
2021-09-15 12:33         ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-09-15 17:43           ` Eric Wong
2021-09-15 17:57             ` Konstantin Ryabitsev

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