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authorPascal Obry <>2010-09-06 18:12:11 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2010-09-07 00:31:06 (GMT)
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New send-email option smtpserveroption.
The new command line parameter --smtp-server-option or default configuration sendemail.smtpserveroption can be used to pass specific options to the SMTP server. Update the documentation accordingly. Signed-off-by: Pascal Obry <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -165,6 +165,15 @@ user is prompted for a password while the input is masked for privacy.
are also accepted. The port can also be set with the
'sendemail.smtpserverport' configuration variable.
+ If set, specifies the outgoing SMTP server option to use.
+ Default value can be specified by the 'sendemail.smtpserveroption'
+ configuration option.
+The --smtp-server-option option must be repeated for each option you want
+to pass to the server. Likewise, different lines in the configuration files
+must be used for each option.
Legacy alias for '--smtp-encryption ssl'.