SASL Multiple Pwcheck methods

AJ aj at
Tue Aug 10 17:52:16 EDT 2004

   Thanks for the info, could you share your pam config w/ me, because I 
tried to implement this and it did not work for me.


Andrew Morgan wrote:

> On Tue, 10 Aug 2004, AJ wrote:
>>Thanks, is it then possible to use multiple authentication methods with
>>saslauthd, such as ldap and pam/shadow?
>>What I am trying to do is make sendmail authenticate against a local OS
>>account first, then and ldap account if no OS account exists.
>>Is this possible without breaking Cyrus, which uses saslauthd with the
>>ldap authentication method.
> Sure, just run 'saslauthd -a pam' to use pam authentication, then include
> pam_ldap in your pam config.  We do this here to authenticate against the
> /etc/shadow file for the cyrus admin user, and ldap for all the regular
> cyrus users.
> 	Andy
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