LMTP AUTH with sendmail?

Gary Mills mills at cc.umanitoba.ca
Fri Apr 6 09:05:51 EDT 2007

On Fri, Apr 06, 2007 at 02:41:41PM +0200, Andreas Haumer wrote:
> Andrzej Adam Filip schrieb:
> > You use older MAILER(`cyrus'). Take a look at newer MAILER(`cyrusv2').
> I *am* using cyrusv2 mailer already (as I wrote in my first mail)
> > Cyrusv2 supports direct LMTP over unix socket.
> I don't want to use LMTP over unix domain socket (which
> of course works and of course gives me access control
> using unix file permissions) but over INET sockets
> (i.e. LMTP over TCP), as machines running sendmail and cyrus
> imapd are distinct and connected through a TCP/IP network.

Here's an example of a mailer definition that does LMTP over TCP:

Mlocal,         P=[IPC], F=lsDFMnqSmXzwWA5@/:|, S=EnvFromL/HdrFromL, R=EnvToL/HdrToL, E=\r\n,
                A=TCP [cyrus-server-host.domain] lmtp

I wrote my own m4 feature to generate this definition.

-Gary Mills-    -Unix Support-    -U of M Academic Computing and Networking-

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