On Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:10:35 +0200 <to...@tuxteam.de> wrote: > On Thu, Aug 15, 2019 at 10:02:57PM -0400, Celejar wrote: > > On Wed, 14 Aug 2019 16:24:49 +0000 > > loredana <llcf...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > ... > > > > > secure applications, this is likely not to be a viable solution (it > > > seems that google is going to forbit less secure application access > > > starting November first of this year and it is already a pain to use > > > it now). > > > > What is your source for Google's plans, and how is it already a pain? I > > have been using getmail and sylpheed with several Google mail accounts > > for years, and it seemed pretty straightforward - just set the "allow > > less secure apps" option, and then configure POP3 / SMTP normally. > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ > > Google's evil comes through the backdoor, without making any noise, > like Wormtongue.
Explain, please? Celejar