User creation - automatic subscriptions

Ken Murchison ken at
Fri Dec 5 14:32:38 EST 2003

Mike Cathey wrote:

> Ken,
> On Fri, 2003-12-05 at 09:59, Ken Murchison wrote:
>>You need to use TLS before PLAIN will be advertised.
> Thanks!  That worked.
> One more question (*I think*).  I added some debugging statements to
> imtest and it looks like it's sending the normal username (-u;
> "pointer") when it logs into the IMAP server.   What is it sending to
> the IMAP server to tell it that you want to authorize (-a) as another
> user (ie. cyrus)?
> I'll start poking through the SASL docs...

The PLAIN response has the form:


Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
Software Engineer     21 Princeton Place
716-662-8973 x26      Orchard Park, NY 14127
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