[Dovecot] TLS timeout with Thunderbird

Jason Dixon jason at dixongroup.net
Fri Nov 17 19:45:33 UTC 2006

On Nov 17, 2006, at 2:33 PM, Jason Dixon wrote:

> I'm trying to get dovecot working with various clients on my new  
> mailserver.  I installed the base rc2 that comes with OpenBSD 4.0,  
> then upgraded to rc14 when I ran into problems with TLS and  
> Thunderbird.  The server has no problems with Mail.app on my  
> laptop, but any connection attempts from Thunderbird timeout after  
> the TCP handshake.
> This happens with Thunderbird and on Mac OS X, and  
> Thunderbird on Windows 2000.  Any ideas would be greatly  
> appreciated.

To add insult to injury, Office 2003 on Windows XP works fine.

Jason Dixon
DixonGroup Consulting

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