Commit 6292f83f authored by mathieui's avatar mathieui

Add some note about gmail being crap (again)

parent d418865b
...@@ -38,6 +38,11 @@ case, you should notify the administrator that his XMPP server configuration ...@@ -38,6 +38,11 @@ case, you should notify the administrator that his XMPP server configuration
is probably not great), or if you want to be even more restrictive (only allowing is probably not great), or if you want to be even more restrictive (only allowing
256 bits of security *and* forward secrecy, for example). 256 bits of security *and* forward secrecy, for example).
For example, gmail.com (and subsequent XMPP services) only support RC4-MD5 and RC4-SHA,
so you will want to set the option to ``RC4`` (or the default with ``:RC4`` appended,
just in case they upgrade their service, though that is very unlikely). Please consider
moving to a better XMPP service provider.
Certificate validation Certificate validation
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...@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@ I cannot connect. ...@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@ I cannot connect.
1. Check that you are still connected to the internet. 1. Check that you are still connected to the internet.
2. Double-check your credentials. 2. Double-check your credentials.
3. Check the :ref:`security settings <security settings>`, maybe your server does not support encryption, or only with weak parameters. 3. Check the :ref:`security settings <security settings>`, maybe your server does not support encryption, or only with weak parameters (like gmail).
4. Maybe your DNS are wrong, try setting the :term:`custom_host` option with the server IP. 4. Maybe your DNS are wrong, try setting the :term:`custom_host` option with the server IP.
5. Overzealous firewall? 5. Overzealous firewall?
6. Running poezio with -d file.txt (debug mode) might reveal your issues. 6. Running poezio with -d file.txt (debug mode) might reveal your issues.
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