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class LOGINCredentials(_lcredentials): (source)

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LOGINCredentials generates challenges for LOGIN authentication.

For interoperability with Outlook, the challenge generated does not exactly match the one defined in the draft specification.

Method __init__ Undocumented
Instance Variable challenges Undocumented

Inherited from LOGINCredentials:

Method getChallenge Return a client challenge.
Method moreChallenges Are there more challenges than just the first? If so, callers should challenge clients with the result of getChallenge, and check their response with setResponse in a loop until this returns False
Method setResponse Extract a username and possibly a password from a response and assign them to username and password instance variables.
Instance Variable responses Undocumented

Inherited from UsernamePassword (via LOGINCredentials):

Method checkPassword Validate these credentials against the correct password.
Instance Variable password Undocumented
Instance Variable username Undocumented