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Description

This function checks whether plaintext authentication is enabled on the Dovecot mail server.

Examples 


 cPanel or Webmail Session URL
https://hostname.example.com:2083/cpsess##########/execute/Email/has_plaintext_authentication


Note:

This example calls the UAPI function via a cPanel session. For more information, read our Guide to UAPI documentation. 

 LiveAPI PHP Class
$cpanel = new CPANEL(); // Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
 
// Check whether plaintext authentication is enabled.
$has_plaintext = $cpanel->uapi(
    'Email', 'has_plaintext_authentication'
);

Note:

For more information, read our Guide to the LiveAPI System.

 

 LiveAPI Perl Module
my $cpliveapi = Cpanel::LiveAPI->new(); # Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
 
# Check whether plaintext authentication is enabled.
my $fastmail_enabled = $cpliveapi->uapi(
    'Email', 'has_plaintext_authentication',
);

Note:

For more information, read our Guide to the LiveAPI System.

 

 cPanel Template Toolkit
<!-- Check whether plaintext authentication is enabled. -->
[% execute('Email', 'has_plaintext_authentication' ) %]

Note:

For more information, read our Guide to Template Toolkit documentation. 

 

 Command Line
uapi --user=username Email has_plaintext_authentication

Notes:

  • You must URI-encode values.
  • username represents your account-level username.
  • For more information and additional output options, read our Guide to UAPI documentation or run the uapi --help command. 
  • We introduced this functionality in cPanel & WHM version 56.

 Output (JSON)
{  
   "messages":null,
   "errors":null,
   "status":1,
   "metadata":{  

   },
   "data":"1"
}


Note:

Use cPanel's API Shell interface (cPanel >> Home >> Advanced >> API Shell) to directly test cPanel API calls.

   

Parameters

This function does not accept parameters.

Returns

ReturnTypeDescriptionPossible valuesExample
dataBooleanWhether plaintext authentication is enabled on the Dovecot mail server.
  • 1 — Enabled.
  • 0 — Disabled.
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