Problems with Outlook Express and cyrus.

Ken Murchison ken at
Wed Aug 6 12:25:07 EDT 2003

It is definitely a SASL issue.  You need to tell us how you plan to do 
plaintext authentication (sasldb2, PAM, /etc/shadow, MySQL, etc).

Scott Dexter wrote:

> Could this possibly be a SASL issue (either in the way it was compiled
> or configured).
> On Tue, 2003-08-05 at 10:35, Scott Dexter wrote:
>>I've recently set up a new cyrus IMAPd server and am having problems
>>getting my Outlook Express client to work well with it.  Keep seeing the
>>following errors in the logs:
>>Aug  1 11:50:29 mailsrv imapd[25883]: badlogin: host.domain
>>[] plaintext sdexter SASL(-4): no mechanism available:
>>checkpass failed
>>I am sure this has been covered before, but my digging in the archives
>>didn't turn up much.

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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