strange authentication error

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Tue Dec 3 16:11:35 EST 2002

On Tue, 3 Dec 2002, Mark J. Lilback wrote:

> At 2:20 PM -0500 12/3/2002, Rob Siemborski wrote:
> >I suspect you're trying to use one of the non plaintext mechanisms.
> >
> >What mechanisms are offered when you connect using imtest?
> Digest-MD5. The transcript is below. If I add the line like you
> suggested, I still get the generic failure and the log message about
> failing to open the DB file.

Well, DIGEST won't work with saslauthd, so there you go.

Presumably the database error has to do with the fact that you don't have
a sasldb, since you're not using it ;)


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