how to *not* use PAM,
but sasldb2 on fedora core 5 (coming from BSD)
alokin1 at yahoo.com
Sun Apr 2 10:43:45 EDT 2006
--- Timo Schoeler <timo.schoeler at riscworks.net> wrote:
> thus Ken Jones spake:
> > Check in the file: /etc/imapd.conf
> > sasl_pwcheck_method: saslauthd sasl_pwcheck_method: auxprop
> > sasl_auxprop_plugin: sasldb
> > sasl_auto_transition: no
> hi ken,
> thanks for your reply.
> in the meanwhile i try gentoo, as other distributions don't give me the
> freedom i used to experience (compared to xBSD ;).
> however, it still does not work.
> i made sure that i have the appropriate plugin(s) installed (hm,
> 'emerge' only has one for DIGEST, CRAM is missing) and the permissions
> of sasldb2 are okay.
> still i get:
> Mar 31 20:20:02 www imap: accepted connection
> Mar 31 20:20:02 www imap: DIGEST-MD5 server step 1
> Mar 31 20:20:02 www perl: DIGEST-MD5 client step 2
> when trying to login via 'cyradm -u cyrus localhost'...
DIGEST-MD5 has nothing to do with "sasl_pwcheck_method", which is affecting
only PLAIN mechanism. CRAM-MD5 and DIGEST-MD5 will ALWAYS look into Auxiliary
Properties. So, the relevant config options are:
Depending on your choice of AuxProp backend, you might require virtually none
(sasldb), some (sql) or a lot of configuring (ldapdb).
I'm strugling with LDAP-DB in MS ADS environment, at the moment. Banging
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