saslauthd+pam+pam_ldap VS saslauthd+ldap

Igor Brezac igor at
Fri Jun 4 08:27:12 EDT 2004

On Fri, 4 Jun 2004, Wang Penghui wrote:

> Simon Matter wrote:
> >The only problem I see with pam_ldap is with the cyrus-imapd virtual
> >domains. AFAIK it doesn't work for more than one domain because PAM
> >doesn't know about realms.
> >
> >
> I have got your mean, if i want to add the virtual domains support to
> cyrus-imapd,
> I have no choice to use saslauthd -a ldap.
> But in the condition of only one domain, the pam auth is more flexible.

saslauthd+ldap is much faster and it does not require you to use posix
schema for user entries.

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