Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#2798 closed defect (duplicate)

Sending SMTP fails miserably if MTA does not support AUTH

Reported by: goldman Owned by: ixokai
Priority: normal Component: AnnouncerPlugin
Severity: normal Keywords:
Cc: Trac Release: 0.11


2008-03-25 08:59:36,604 Trac[api] ERROR: AnnouncementSystem failed.
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "build/bdist.linux-i686/egg/announcerplugin/", line 376, in _real_send
    distributor.distribute(transport, packages[transport], evt)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/AnnouncerPlugin-0.2-py2.5.egg/announcerplugin/distributors/", line 190, in distribute
    self._do_send(transport, event, format, messages[format], formats[format])
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/AnnouncerPlugin-0.2-py2.5.egg/announcerplugin/distributors/", line 268, in _do_send
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/AnnouncerPlugin-0.2-py2.5.egg/announcerplugin/distributors/", line 276, in _transmit
    smtp.login(self.smtp_user, self.smtp_password)
  File "", line 554, in login
    raise SMTPException("SMTP AUTH extension not supported by server.")
SMTPException: SMTP AUTH extension not supported by server.

If 'threaded delivery' is enabled this error message is not even logged and sending notifications fails silently

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comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by derigel

Yep, the same problem. It's not necessary set username and password when they are empty.

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by anonymous

I got the same error... So what to do ?

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by cedrichurst

  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

use the patch provided in this ticket

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