[Users] IMAP password length?

Albert ARIBAUD albert.aribaud at free.fr
Wed Jun 15 10:18:18 CEST 2016


Le Tue, 14 Jun 2016 22:07:29 -0400
Pierre Fortin <pf at pfortin.com> a écrit:

> Hi,
> Getting my daughter onto Linux with CM.  I've never used IMAP; but she
> wants it.
> However, it appears there may be a password length limit.  Her's is 15
> characters and fails when connecting to GMail.

Does it fail with a specific message in the network log?

> Is this likely her problem, or should we keep looking?

An encoding issue maybe, if the pwd contains non-ASCII characters?

> Thanks,
> Pierre


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