cyradm and cyrus administrator login
Rudy.Gevaert at UGent.be
Mon Jul 10 16:34:59 EDT 2006
Rudy Gevaert wrote:
> Jim John wrote:
>> I set up cyrus and cyradm with openldap so that users are
>> authenticated using openldap, but I am unable to login as the
>> root/cyrus user. I did not include this user in the ldap. Regular
>> users have no problem logging in. But I need to use the cyrus user and
>> cyradm to create the mailboxes. I thought having "admins: cyrus root"
>> was enough in the imapd.conf file and generating the passwords, or do
>> I need to add these users to ldap too? Thanks for any help.
> What sasl mechs did you include in your imapd.conf? If you only have
> login and plain cyrus will authenticate against the ldap for your admin
> user too. You have to add a mechanism (e.g. cramd5) that uses e.g. the
> sasldb2 file.
i meant digest-md5
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