Re: Problem with authentication, while running offlineimap in noninterac
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On 6/27/06, John Goerzen <jgoerzen@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > NotImplementedError: Prompting for a password is not supported in
> > noninteractive mode.
> There are three ways to give the password. Search for the word
> "password" in the example offlineimap.conf for documentaiton on how to
> do that. You can put the password in your .offlineimaprc or a separate
> file, which will prevent OfflineIMAP from having to prompt you for it.
> (Of course, with that idea, anybody that can read that file can get your
Oops...mea culpa. I did have the remotepass variable setup in the rc
file, but, but, but, my password mentioned there was incorrect! Which
is why offlineimap prompted me for password. :-|
Thanks John, I revisited the rc file, and found this out. Offlineimap
really rocks - now I no longer have to wait ad infinitum to login to
my IMAP mailbox from mutt!