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Re: Re: Net::SMTP_auth

by Lev Altshuler (Initiate)
on Jun 01, 2003 at 00:33 UTC ( #262145=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Net::SMTP_auth
in thread Net::SMTP_auth

I was trying to use created by you Net::SMTP_auth package with the following code:
#!perl -w use Net::SMTP; use Net::SMTP_auth; my $serverName = "smtp.ym.phub.net.cable.rogers.com"; $smtp = Net::SMTP_auth->new($serverName, Timeout => 30, Debug =>1); $smtp->auth('levalt@rogers.com', '123456'); my $mailFrom = "levalt\@rogers.com"; my $mailTo = "levalt\@rogers.com"; $smtp->mail( $mailFrom ); $smtp->to( $mailTo ); $smtp->data(); $smtp->datasend("Subject: Updates To My Home Page\n"); $smtp->datasend("\n"); $smtp->datasend("Here are all the cool new links...\n\n"); $smtp->dataend(); $smtp->quit();
I get an error: Unsupported authentication mechanism.

Could you please give me a clue how to solve this problem?
Please email me: levalt@rogers.com

edit: jeffa - code tags

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Re^3: Net::SMTP_auth
by Anonymous Monk on Dec 23, 2004 at 02:21 UTC
    I too am with rogers and used the following to get mine to work:
    $smtp-auth('LOGIN', 'username@rogers.com', 'password');
    
    you may be able to substitute LOGIN with PLAIN but I have not tried. Give it a whirl.

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