upgrade from Cyrus 2.1.15 to cyrus 2.2.3 breaks LDAP auxprop authentication.

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at andrew.cmu.edu
Wed Feb 11 09:31:05 EST 2004

On Wed, 11 Feb 2004, Edward Rudd wrote:

> I'm using the ldapdb auxprop plugin that comes with OpenLDAP 2.1.22 with
> cyrus sasl 2.1.15, which works perfectly with the sasl2 sample server
> and client programs, postfix 1.1.12, postfix 2.0.16, and cyrus imapd
> 2.1.13 to cyrus imapd 2.1.15..   However when I upgraded to cyrus imapd
> 2.2.3 (all of these are using Simon Matter's wonderful RPMS), I always
> get user not found when trying to login as any user.. (fully qualified
> user like test at nowhere.org or the "cyrus" admin user).

We've seen some problems with how 2.2 initilizes SASL and working with the
LDAPDB plugin.

It is not an immediately trivial fix, but I've documented it as Bug 2366.


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Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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