jt.chiodi at gmail.com
Fri Oct 21 09:35:33 EDT 2005
> Jt Chiodi wrote:
> > I am having trouble logining in as cyrus to cyradm. I can login as
> > regular user but I get this message if I login as cyrus
> > IMAP Password:Login failed: authentication failure at
> > /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.6/i386-linux-thread-multi/Cyrus/IMAP/Admin.pm
> > line 118
> > cyradm: cannot authenticate to server with plain as cyradm
> > if I do an imtest as cyrus, i get Authenticated.
> > ----
> > Cyrus Home Page: http://asg.web.cmu.edu/cyrus
> > Cyrus Wiki/FAQ: http://cyruswiki.andrew.cmu.edu
> > List Archives/Info: http://asg.web.cmu.edu/cyrus/mailing-list.html
> hmmm ... 'plain'. are you, by any chance, attempting to auth to cyradm over TLS?
> cyradm, apparently, does not support auth over TLS. i'd struggled with this same issue for a
> bit -- finally finding this approach:
> that works.
No, I am not trying to auth to cyradm. I am not doing any encryption.
plain text passwords authenticating through pam to a mysql database.
regular users are working fine. it is just the cyrus account that
can't login. when I do the imtest with the password for the cyrus
account it says authenticated, but when I run cyradm I get the above
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