https://tails.boum.org/contribute/design/#index41h3 should be updated at the same time as we enble the auto configuration wizard in Tails.
Merge remote-tracking branch '451f/feature/11215+icedove_design_doc' into feature/6154-secure-autoconfig-in-icedove
Design doc: link to the relevant ticket.
Such content has a tendency to bitrot, so let's give the (future) reader
a chance to check what the current status is.
#4 Updated by u almost 3 years ago
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I've tried to be precise without being to detailed.. Not sure if that worked out correctly. Could you please review this and report back? If you think this should rather be assigned to somebody else.. please do!
#6 Updated by anonym almost 3 years ago
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(opt-out by the user) and is not activated when using the manual configuration
When "Use secure protocols only" is on, manual configuration is affected too. It wasn't clear to me before, but I think now it's clear to both of us, given the review remarks and consequent patches. :)
Here, users are allowed to configure email accounts which do not use
+transport layer encryption.
Sure, but it is possible to do so before manual configuration too; if we immediately disable "Use secure protocols only" and then probe, then we get the option to use insecure protocols (if no secure one was available).