ml at awinkelmann.de
Wed Apr 22 05:49:41 EDT 2009
>>> The other option I ran into some time ago... and it had to due to
>>> defining multiple authentication schemes in the SASL configuration.
>>> When you define multiple, it will try each one in order. I stripped
>>> it down to just PLAIN, which is what I wanted to use, and it was
>>> much quicker. The cyradm script will prompt for the password before
>>> actually trying to connect, which is why it's slow AFTER the
>>> password is entered.
>> I'll try them and write back if success.
> I recompiled Cyrus SASL leaving only PLAIN, but the slowness continues.
Re-compiling does not remove already installed Mechanismsm. Mechanisms are
Files which are dynamially loaded on startup and used if they are present.
You can disable others than plain with "sasl_mech_list: plain" in your
But is this relly the reason?
> I guess I should ask at the Cyrus SASL list...
Use imtest to Login to your IMAP-Server and look where the time is spend.
Look in the Logs for errors/warnings.
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