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Re: [Nmh-workers] Changes to mh-profile.man

From: valdis . kletnieks
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Changes to mh-profile.man
Date: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:42:40 -0400

On Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:46:53 -0000, Larry Hynes said:

> Does the following actually make sense? (I have my doubts.)
>       The password for POP service when the -sasl switch is used
>       with one of these programs is the login name on the local
>       machine.

To the extent that it makes sense, it's *wrong*.  It doesn't use your
login name as the POP password.

What it does is take the -user value (or login name if -user not passed),
and use that to look up a line in .netrc.

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