Authentication puzzle.

Noah Silverman noah at
Tue Jun 3 15:16:28 EDT 2003


All of the existing users can log in without a problem.  Only the NEW users 
have a problem.

--On Tuesday, June 3, 2003 3:05 PM -0400 Etienne Goyer 
<etienne.goyer at> wrote:

> Is /etc/sasldb2 readable the user that Cyrus imapd is running as
> (usually, cyrus) ?
> On Tue, Jun 03, 2003 at 11:10:10AM -0700, Noah Silverman wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I have an unusual problem that I need some help with.
>> We installed Cyrus about a year ago and set up an initial batch of
>> mailboxes and users using the sasldb for our authentication.
>> Recently, I have needed to add a few new users to the system.  I have
>> successfully used cyradm to create the new mailboxes. I subsequently
>> used  saslpass2 to create passwords for them:
>> For some reason the new users can't connect to the system.  They do
>> appear  in the list when I do a sasldblistusers2 and they do have
>> mailboxes.
>> We are using the "auxprop" method of authentication.
>> Does anyone have a clue what I might be doing wrong???
>> -Noah
> --
> Etienne Goyer                    Linux Québec Technologies Inc.
>       etienne.goyer at

Noah Silverman
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