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Re: [Nmh-workers] bug #23168: post -sasl doesn't honour username in .net

From: David Levine
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] bug #23168: post -sasl doesn't honour username in .netrc
Date: Sun, 14 Apr 2013 11:16:45 -0400

I wrote:

> This old bug is about post ignoring a login name in .netrc:
>   http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/index.php?23168
> I had closed it, but I really think that it should be fixed.
> The current behavior is to determine the user using the
> first of:
>   1) -user switch
>   2) local login name
> I'd like to change the behavior to:
>   1) -user switch
>   2) matching host entry with "login" in a .netrc
>   3) interactively request name from user

Done.  The new behavior is optional, enabled with a "credentials"
profile entry.  See mh-profile(5) for syntax.  Also, any valid
filename can be specified in place of $HOME/.netrc.


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