Postfix, SASL and LDAPDB: no worthy mech found
dwhite at olp.net
Thu May 20 12:23:14 EDT 2010
On 20/05/10 17:40 +0200, Julien Vehent wrote:
>On Thu, 20 May 2010 10:35:55 -0500, Dan White <dwhite at olp.net> wrote:
>> I suspect a chrooting issue with Postfix. The sasl glue library compiled
>> into Postfix needs to find the dynamic plugin libraries in
>No chrooting in postfix. It's an out-of-the-box configuration with just
>the sasl parameters to test the authentication using ldapdb.
I checked an older Debian install I have and smtpd is chrooted out of the
Check your /etc/postfix/master.cf entry for smtpd:
# service type private unpriv chroot wakeup maxproc command + args
# (yes) (yes) (yes) (never) (100)
smtp inet n - - - - smtpd
To troubleshoot, mark all your services as non chrooted temporarily, or you
could modify your /etc/init.d/postfix script, underneath:
# see if anything is running chrooted.
and copy the contents of /usr/lib/sasl2 into the chroot.
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