sieve problems

Marc Williams marcw at
Tue Sep 7 10:58:23 EDT 2004

On Tue, 2004-09-07 at 09:08, Ken Murchison wrote:
> Marc Williams wrote:
> > I changed out my imapd.conf so that sasl_mech_list now says "plain" and
> > guess what?  It now works.  Which I guess sort of answers the question
> > except it's a little disconcerting to know that imapd will handle pam
> > but timsieved won't.  Especially since I figured "plain" wouldn't be
> > very good security.  Maybe I'll just leave it at "plain" and throw the
> > whole thing behind SSL.
> You seem confused between SASL mechanisms and plaintext verification 
> methods.  You should read this page from the Wiki:

Thanks.  I'll be sure to read this soon.  Understanding it may take a
bit longer, however...

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