[Users] Troubles with claws-mail 3.8 upgrade
Thomas C. Hicks
paradox at pobox.com
Tue May 29 02:35:15 CEST 2012
> > What are your account's SSL settings, and what does the Network Log
> > say when you try to receive?
> > with regards
> > Paul
> The network log says:
> *** SSL handshake failed
> *** Connection failed.
> Whenever I try to connect to an encrypted server.
> On the SSL tab of my configuration settings I have the "Use SSL for
> POP3 connection" button checked. Under the SMTP section I have "Use
> SSL for SMTP connection" checked. I have tried it with the "Use
> non-blocking SSL connection" both on and off and get the same result.
> On the Advanced tab I have the POP3 set to 995. I have checked with
> my company IT department to verify that this is the correct port for
> our POP3 traffic. For SMTP I have the port set at 2525, again having
> verified it with our IT department.
This continues to be perplexing. I have tried to reinstall Claws in
Xubuntu using a fresh .claws-mail directory, no go. I have even loaded
up a live CD (in a virtual machine) of Archbang and installed claws
from the arch repos, still the same error appears when I try to connect
to a secured mail server. Has no one else ever had (and solved) this
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