r6805 - in trunk/BOOK: . basicnet/mailnews introduction/welcome

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Wed Jun 13 14:58:42 PDT 2007


On Wed, Jun 13, 2007 at 11:19:49AM -0700, Dan Nicholson wrote:
> 
>  Right now I have entries for --with-ssl and --with-sasl and have
>  removed --enable-smtp from the defaults. I think that's sufficient.
>  The sasl entry is hopefully clear enough that SMTP authentication
>  needs sasl.

Does this seem OK? (Testing out the SMTP authentication, too :)

--
Dan

 BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/mutt.xml         |   17 ++++++++++-------
 BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml |    3 +++
 2 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

diff --git a/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/mutt.xml b/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/mutt.xml
index 1658558..6de64e2 100644
--- a/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/mutt.xml
+++ b/BOOK/basicnet/mailnews/mutt.xml
@@ -115,16 +115,12 @@
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>chgrp -v mail /var/mail</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para>Fix a security vulnerability in <application>Mutt</application>:</para>
-
-<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../mutt-&mutt-version;-security_fix-1.patch</userinput></screen>
-
     <para>Install <application>Mutt</application> by running the following
     commands:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc \
     --with-docdir=/usr/share/doc/mutt-&mutt-version; \
-    --enable-pop --enable-imap --enable-smtp &&
+    --enable-pop --enable-imap &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>If you have the necessary dependencies installed and would like
@@ -168,8 +164,15 @@ make -C doc</userinput></screen>
     <para><parameter>--enable-smtp</parameter>: This switch enables
     SMTP relay support.</para>
 
-    <para><parameter>--with-...</parameter>: This switch enables the various
-    dependencies.</para>
+    <para><parameter>--with-ssl</parameter>: This parameter adds SSL/TLS
+    support from <xref linkend="openssl"/> in POP3/IMAP/SMTP if they are
+    enabled.</para>
+
+    <para><parameter>--with-sasl</parameter>: This parameter adds
+    authentication support from <xref linkend="cyrus-sasl"/> in POP3/IMAP/SMTP
+    if they are enabled. Depending on the server configuration, this may not
+    be needed for POP3 or IMAP. However, it is needed for SMTP
+    authentication.</para>
 
   </sect2>
 
diff --git a/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml b/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
index 931e2ea..947c3ab 100644
--- a/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
+++ b/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
@@ -47,6 +47,9 @@
         <listitem>
           <para>[dj] - Added ksh-2007-03-28</para>
         </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[dnicholson] - Mutt cleanups from Ag Hatzim.</para>
+        </listitem>
       </itemizedlist>
     </listitem>
 
-- 
1.5.1.6



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