help using smtplib to work ..
tim at tdw.net
Thu Nov 9 11:26:35 CET 2006
On 8 Nov 2006 19:45:00 -0800, Jordan <jordan.taylor2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> For some reason,
> smtp for gmail seems to require that you call server.ehlo() a second
> time, after having called server.starttls(), otherwise, the server
> won't accept authorization. Thanks.
Not just GMAIL, all (RFC Compliant) SMTP servers require a 2nd EHLO
after a successful STARTTLS command.
The list of returned options / available commands will usually be
different for the 2nd EHLO. Often this will just mean the removal of
the STARTTLS option, but sometimes there can be additional
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