Postfix, SASL and LDAPDB: no worthy mech found

Dan White dwhite at
Thu May 20 11:35:55 EDT 2010

On 20/05/10 15:40 +0200, Julien Vehent wrote:
>Hello Cyrus folks,
>I'm trying to make postfix query slapd through ldapdb/sasl (without
>My systems runs on debian squeeze.

>May 20 11:45:48 samchiel postfix/smtpd[30561]: No worthy mechs found

>I have already configured this for cyrus-imap ON THE SAME MACHINE
>(everything is on the same system, slapd, cyrus and postfix), and,
>obviously, it works just fine. The logs are attached, for information.

I suspect a chrooting issue with Postfix. The sasl glue library compiled
into Postfix needs to find the dynamic plugin libraries in /usr/lib/sasl2.

Dan White

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