Unable to login
phr2101 at columbia.edu
Thu Jun 2 09:29:14 EDT 2005
Try it with testsaslauthd first to see if saslauthd is working
>testsaslauthd -u cyrus -p password
0: OK "Success."
On Jun 2, 2005, at 8:47 AM, Imran Aziz wrote:
> Hello All,
> I have finally managed to install Cyrus IMAP. But I am unable to
> login to the server to create new accounts.
> I am using this command
> /usr/local/bin/imtest -m login -a USER localhost
> but I get a authentication failure
> and my imapd.conf has this configuration
> configdirectory: /var/lib/imap
> partition-default: /var/spool/imap
> admins: cyrus
> sievedir: /var/lib/imap/sieve
> sendmail: /usr/sbin/sendmail
> hashimapspool: true
> sasl_pwcheck_method: saslauthd
> sasl_mech_list: PLAIN
> tls_cert_file: /usr/share/ssl/certs/cyrus-imapd.pem
> tls_key_file: /usr/share/ssl/certs/cyrus-imapd.pem
> tls_ca_file: /usr/share/ssl/certs/ca-bundle.crt
> I have changed the cyrus user password created on the OS to login
> using that, but it does not work. I am new to this, so dont know which
> authentication database I am using and how to manage it.
> Please kindly give me some tips how to manage the IMAP server.
> Thanks a lot.
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