Cyrus and LDAP

Andrew Morgan morgan at
Thu May 13 12:00:21 EDT 2004

On Thu, 13 May 2004, Bernd Nies wrote:

> Hi,
> We are running Cyrus 2.1.16 with SASL 2.1.18 on Solaris and have
> configured Cyrus to authenticate users against a LDAP directory using
> saslauthd.
> Is it possible to have the cyrus user to be authenticated via
> /etc/passwd and all other users via LDAP? We don't want system users in

Set saslauthd to use pam (-a pam) and configure your pam.conf file for
imap to use both pam_unix and pam_ldap.  I do that on my server to get the
cyrus admin user from the /etc/passwd file and regular users from ldap.


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