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From: Joe Strusz <jstrusz@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Fwd: Re: Fwd: Re: [gentoo-security] postfix and SASL
Date: Wed, 05 Oct 2005 14:12:30
I ran the saslpasswd2 -c <username> command to no avail... im still 
receiving the blasted password prompt.

I know that sasl uses sasldb2 by default, but i swear i changed that to pam.

>X-Original-To: jstrusz@×××××.com >Delivered-To: jstrusz@×××××.com >Delivered-To: <gentoo-security@l.g.o> >Date: Wed, 05 Oct 2005 14:41:51 +0100 >From: Jonathan Wright <mail@×××××××××.uk> >User-Agent: Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.6 (X11/20050822) >X-Accept-Language: en-us, en >List-Post: <mailto:gentoo-security@l.g.o> >List-Help: <mailto:gentoo-security+help@g.o> >List-Unsubscribe: <mailto:gentoo-security+unsubscribe@g.o> >List-Subscribe: <mailto:gentoo-security+subscribe@g.o> >List-Id: Gentoo Linux mail <> >X-BeenThere: gentoo-security@g.o >Reply-To: gentoo-security@l.g.o >To: gentoo-security@l.g.o >Subject: Re: Fwd: Re: [gentoo-security] postfix and SASL >X-Virus-Scanned: This message was scanned for viruses by ClamAV. >X-Spam-Status: No, hits=-2.599 tagged_above=-100 required=6.5 tests=BAYES_00 >X-Spam-Level: > >Joe Strusz wrote: >>OK, well i disabled the smtpd_tl_auth_only line. >>And now whenever i try to connect via say outlook express on a >>client machine... >>I check the box that says, "my outgoing server requires >>authentication", and i do get the password prompt, however >>whichever login/password i try to use it gets rejected, over and >>over and over again... >>any suggestions? > >SASL doesn't use system authentication (such as PAM/LDAP) by >default. It uses it's own password database (similar to the way samba works). > >Make sure that you run: > >saslpasswd2 -c <username> > >to add the user (and their password) to the SASL authentication database. > >-- > Jonathan Wright ~ mail at > ~ >-- > 2.6.12-gentoo-r6-djnauk-b2 AMD Athlon(tm) XP 2100+ > up 5 days, 5:17, 4 users, load average: 0.47, 0.32, 0.29 >-- > "The world is not divided into sheeps and goats. Not all things > are black nor all things white. It is a fundamental of taxonomy > that nature rarely deals with discrete categories. Only the > human mind invents categories and tries to force facts into > separated pigeon-holes." > > "The living world is a continuum in each and every one of its > aspects. The sooner we learn this concerning sexual behavior the > sooner we shall reach a sound understanding of the realities of > sex." > > ~ Alfred Kinsey, Sexual Behavior in the Human Male, 1948 >-- >gentoo-security@g.o mailing list
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Re: Fwd: Re: Fwd: Re: [gentoo-security] postfix and SASL David vasil <vasil@××××××.edu>