Dovecot POP3 STARTTLS works on Thunderbird but not on Gmail

Reindl Harald h.reindl at
Sun Nov 16 13:19:08 UTC 2014

Am 16.11.2014 um 14:05 schrieb Aleš Grm:
> I have configured Dovecot to work perfectly on Thundrebird using SSL
> certificates with STARTTLS on port 110. When I try to add this account on
> Gmail I get the error:
> In Gmail my settings include port 110 and the use of SSL is checked.
> Dovecot configuration:
> Any idea why does it work with Thunderbird and not with Gmail?

surely - gmail wants 995 instead 110 (means not STARTTLS) and don't 
accept self signed certificates BTW

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