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From "Stefano Bagnara (JIRA)" <server-...@james.apache.org>
Subject [jira] Resolved: (JAMES-376) encoding pop input as "ASCII" causes problems with passwords that are 8-bit
Date Tue, 03 Jan 2006 12:34:02 GMT
     [ http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/JAMES-376?page=all ]
Stefano Bagnara resolved JAMES-376:

    Resolution: Cannot Reproduce

I'm not sure to understand the bug report: James pop3 server does not support the AUTH extension
you are referring.
If this report is a request for a new feature then if should be created as a new feature and
not a bug. AUTH is not a mandatory extension for POP3 so this should not be considered a bug.
If, instead, you think the problem is in some bad response from james pop3 server, then provide
more informations!

> encoding pop input as "ASCII" causes problems with passwords that are 8-bit
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>          Key: JAMES-376
>          URL: http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/JAMES-376
>      Project: James
>         Type: Bug
>   Components: POP3Server
>     Versions: 2.2.0
>  Environment: Linux
>     Reporter: Ralf Hauser

> it appears that new Outlook allows for 8 bit instead of the ascii, so if a password containing
a "ΓΌ" or other Umlaut is used, there may be problems.
> org.apache.james.pop3server.POP3Handler.handleConnection(Socket connection) 
> determines the encoding.
> It doesn't appear that base64 or alike as in http://james.apache.org/rfclist/pop3/rfc1734.txt
is used.

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