Authentication puzzle.

Etienne Goyer etienne.goyer at
Tue Jun 3 15:05:09 EDT 2003

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

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