[logback-user] SMTPAppender: authentication option missing?

Ceki Gulcu listid at qos.ch
Sun Apr 15 22:59:06 CEST 2007


If you could add a bug report asking for this feature we will add it asap.


hstang wrote:
> I'm trying to use the SMTPAppender but my SMTP server requires that I
> authenticate, and it appears that SMTPAppender do not provide the necessary
> authentication options.
> I also notice that SMTPAppenderBase uses Transport.send(), and no where does
> it use transport.connect(...) that accepts username and password.  
> Just wondering if authentication would be supported, and why it was omitted
> in current version of logback.
> Thanks.

Ceki Gülcü
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