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SMTP authentication method(loginauth) #40817
What version of Go are you using (
I could only find this obsoleted RFC for the AUTH LOGIN mechanism.
In section 1, it mentioned:
Although this is obsoleted SMTP auth mechanism, it is still widely supported by SMTP servers, eg.,
Client side also needs to implement this authentication mechanism which is similar with the plainAuth:
My use case is working on a SMTP client needs to authenticate with some legacy SMTP servers which only support this AUTH LOGIN mechanism.
I understand application could implement its own LoginAuth and just need to fulfill the Auth interface. But, it’s still useful to have this natively out of box.