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From: Eric S Fraga <e.fraga@ucl.ac.uk>
To: Erwin Panen <erwinpanen@fastmail.fm>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: orgmode / emacs /msmtp on winxp
Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2011 00:07:40 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <871v445voz.fsf@ucl.ac.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4D3B6057.8070708@fastmail.fm> (Erwin Panen's message of "Sat, 22 Jan 2011 23:55:19 +0100")

Erwin Panen <erwinpanen@fastmail.fm> writes:

> Hi,
> I guess this is perhaps more emacs related but here goes:
> I'm trying to get going with gnus.
> My system is running XP.
> I have msmtp installed and working. (tested using cli)
> In emacs using eshell and issuing msmtp --v I get the correct output.
> Versions:
> Gnus 5.13
> Emacs 23.2.1
> msmtp 1.4.17
> What goes wrong is this:
> In emacs I issue M-x mail, fill in, and C-c C-c to send => this opens
> my Thunderbird client.
> I've added the equivalent of these to .emacs and .gnus
> -------------------------------------------------------------------
> ;; with Emacs 23.1, you have to set this explicitly (in MS Windows)
> ;; otherwise it tries to send through OS associated mail client
> (setq message-send-mail-function 'message-send-mail-with-sendmail)
> ;; we substitute sendmail with msmtp
> (setq sendmail-program "c:/gnu/bin/msmtp.exe")
> ;;need to tell msmtp which account we're using
> (setq message-sendmail-extra-arguments '("-a" "anderson"))
> ;; you might want to set the following too
> (setq mail-host-address "gmail.com")
> (setq user-full-name "Anderson Guy")
> (setq user-mail-address "sivaram.notthere@gmail.com")
> What can I do to debug this behaviour?

Probably can't help you much but I have =mail-user-agent= set to
=gnus-user-agent= in my case.  You may wish to set it to
=sendmail-user-agent=.  I don't use MS Windows, mind you.

: Eric S Fraga (GnuPG: 0xC89193D8FFFCF67D) in Emacs
: using Org-mode version 7.4 (release_7.4.232.g8d003.dirty)

      reply	other threads:[~2011-01-23  0:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-01-22 22:55 orgmode / emacs /msmtp on winxp Erwin Panen
2011-01-23  0:07 ` Eric S Fraga [this message]

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