imapd dies when connecting with Mozilla-1.6beta Mail IMAP account

Hajo Beckefeld hajo at
Sun Jan 4 17:47:56 EST 2004

Hi Sebastian,

>> Thanks, I think the problem is, that the Mozilla Mail Client didn't send
>> the username/passwd in plain test! I posted an ethereal trace in this
>> thread!
> Your IMAP server offers CRAM-MD5 and so Mozilla (finally!) does what it 
> should: it uses it.
> I guess you're using saslauthd and not sasldb, right? You need to change 
> your /etc/imapd.conf file so that it doesn't offer CRAM-MD5:
> sasl_mech_list: PLAIN LOGIN

Thanks a lot! I ugraded to cyrus-sasl-2.1.17 and wrote that line into my 
/etc/imapd.conf - now it works fine:-)


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