apop not working

Ken Murchison ken at oceana.com
Mon Jan 31 11:05:04 EST 2005

Edward Rudd wrote:

> I'm running cyrus Imapd 2.2.3 (Simon matter's invocha rpms) and just
> noticed odd thing.. Cyrus authenticates via saslauthd over LDAP, and
> pop3 user/pass works fine.. but pop3 apop fails with "user not found". 
> and the auth logs looks like it's trying to look the user up in the
> slapdb auxprop.
> Does anyone have any idea why this is occurring? and is there anyway to
> simply disable apop for the time being until I upgrade to 2.2.10 and use
> the ldapdb auxprop backend again?

Recompile SASL with APOP disabled.  In later 2.2 versions of Cyrus IMAP 
you can disable APOP from withing imapd.conf (don't remember exactly 
when I added the option).

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