User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.1) Gecko/20020826 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.1) Gecko/20020826 I have tried to use imap over a secure connection to a Redhat 8.0 os running imaps on port 995. For all versions of Netscape 7.0 and Mozilla on Linux and Windows, I get various error messages about not being able to connect to the imaps server. However, pop3, imap, and secure pop work just fine. In addition, Netscape 4.x on Linux and MicroSoft Outlook (from windows 98) work fine as well. This tells me the problem is with Mozilla and not the server. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. run imaps on Redhat 8.0 server on port 995 with xinetd. 2. Use any version of Mozilla (I tested 1.x, 1.2, and 1.3a) on either Linux or Windows. 3. Set the account to use ssl for imap. Actual Results: Different errors for different versions of Mozilla. 1. Mozilla 1.1 said "incorrect Message Authentication Code". 2. Mozilla 1.2 ans 1.3a had different errors messages. Expected Results: let me login into imap ssl to read my email. I am willing to test any new version of Mozilla with imaps on the RedHat 8.0 server. I haven't tested Mozilla on any other imap ssl server. Mark
According to bug 49164, you can set non-default ssl port numbers in the account settings. (default being port 993). Is that what doesn't work?
also bug 192272 which was just fixed and bug 190106 which is currently being worked on and maybe similar to your bug. you might want to try a more recent build also as we are going to 1.3b.
This was fixed. When I went into /usr/share/ssl/certs and ran make imap_new.pem and then copied that to imap.pem multiple versions of mozilla worked. Mozilla 1.3b also gave a nice error message (before) which helped a lot. What is interesting is that if your cert is not setup right, earlier versions of mozilla still can connect to it even though it can't to imap. Weird.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
From my earlier message, I meant to say earlier versions of Mozilla would still connect to secure pop even with a bad certificate. It just wouldn't connect to secure imap with a bad certificate. That was weird.
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