saslplugviewer doesnt see ldapdb on debian?

Dan White dwhite at
Tue Sep 30 11:31:56 EDT 2008

Alexey Melnikov wrote:
> Sascha Vogt wrote:
>> Hi list!
>> I tried to install sasl with auxprop ldapdb on Debian EtchAndHalf 
>> from .deb packages.
>> Anyhow saslpluginviwer only shows sasldb plugin allthough apt tells 
>> me that libsasl2-ausprop-ldapdb is installed.
> This is so, because the configuration file for the pluginviewer 
> doesn't contain correct ldapdb-related options for ldapdb to load 
> successfully.

That makes sense:

neo:/usr/lib/sasl2# cat > /usr/lib/sasl2/pluginviewer.conf << EOF
 > auxprop_plugin: ldapdb
 > ldapdb_uri: ldap://
 > ldapdb_mech: GSSAPI
 > EOF
neo:/usr/lib/sasl2# pluginviewer -a
Installed auxprop mechanisms are:
List of auxprop plugins follows
Plugin "ldapdb" ,       API version: 4
        supports store: yes

- Dan

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