aerc-smtp - SMTP configuration for *aerc*(1)
aerc implements the SMTP protocol as specified by RFC 5321.
SMTP configuration may be done interactively with the :new-account command.
In accounts.conf (see *aerc-config*(5)), the following SMTP-specific options are
Remember that all fields must be URL encoded. The "@" symbol, when URL
encoded, is *%40*.
The meaning of the scheme component is:
SMTP with TLS/SSL
Additionally, you can specify an authentication mechansim like so:
No authentication is required to use this SMTP server. You may omit the
username and password in this case.
Authenticate with a username and password using AUTH PLAIN. This is the
Specifies the command to run to get the password for the SMTP
account. This command will be run using `sh -c [command]`. If a
password is specified in the *outgoing* option, the password will
take precedence over this command.
# SEE ALSO
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