Client does not support https. That is all I am getting. I even tried the basic HTML link.
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Works for me:
Ctrl-X E to edit in external editor.
Are you using a version prior to 2.8.7?
EDIT: I downloaded the oldest of the 2.8.8 lynx sources. After trying out different options it was configured without ssl support by default and I reproduced the error. Configuring & building lynx in the following way fixed the problem:
Remember to use
I used MacPorts to install lynx
Lynx will access my gmail!
This allows you to tell how to handle errors detected in SSL connections prompt normally to prompt for each cookie, force yes-response to reply "yes" to each prompt, force no-response to reply "no" to each prompt.