Question about some entries in my logs

Ken Murchison ken at
Mon Jan 5 22:13:06 EST 2004

Jason Williams wrote:

>  From imapd.conf? Here they are:
> # Allow the use of the SASL PLAIN mechanism.
> #
> allowplaintext: yes

FYI, this is the default, so you can delete it if you want.  Actually, 
this doesn't enable PLAIN (it gets enabled when protected by SSL/TLS). 
When disabled the IMAP LOGIN command and POP3 USER/PASS commands are 

> #sasl_maximum_layer: 256
> #sasl_minimum_layer: 0
> sasl_pwcheck_method: auxprop
> #sasl_auto_transition: no
> #sasl_opiekeys: /etc/opiekeys
> Should I uncomment the last line? Seems to be accessing it, even while 
> commented.

No, you can leave it.  This is the default and isn't necessary.

I don't have any ideas right now, maybe a rested brain will come up with 
something in the morning.  Or perhaps Rob or someone who's seen this 
before will have some thoughts.

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