imap-login: Authenticate PLAIN failed: Unsupported authentication mechanism - with Evolution

lejeczek peljasz at
Thu Jun 25 14:40:46 UTC 2015

On 25/06/15 15:28, Felix Zielcke wrote:
> Am Donnerstag, den 25.06.2015, 11:35 +0100 schrieb lejeczek:
>> I wonder if you know if Evolution works with dovecot TLS?
> Of course. I use dovecot+Evolution fine.
> You only need to enable PLAIN and/or LOGIN auth method in your config.
> or the other ones supported by Evolution.
> And TLS doestn't matter in this case. As long as Evolution has compiled
> it in and dovecot has compiled it in, then it works. Dovecot of course
> needs to have it correctly configured with the certificate.
it does not work if dovecot disallow plain and allows only 
login, at least for me.
Evolution 3.16.3 and dovecot 2.2.10

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