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From: Joe Strusz <jstrusz@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] postfix and SASL
Date: Wed, 05 Oct 2005 14:29:35
How would i go about clearing out all the SASL config files, and reemerging it?

I tried deleted the /etc/sasl2/smtpd.conf

then i ran emerge -C cyrus-sasl; emerge cyrus-sasl

yet it didn't replace any config files...

>X-Original-To: jstrusz@×××××.com >Delivered-To: jstrusz@×××××.com >Delivered-To: <gentoo-security@l.g.o> >X-Mailer: QUALCOMM Windows Eudora Version >Date: Wed, 05 Oct 2005 09:05:33 -0500 >To: gentoo-security@l.g.o >From: Joe Strusz <jstrusz@×××××.com> >Subject: Fwd: Re: Fwd: Re: [gentoo-security] postfix and SASL >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 >X-Virus-Scanned: This message was scanned for viruses by ClamAV. >X-Virus-Scanned: This message was scanned for viruses by ClamAV. >X-Spam-Status: No, hits=-1.973 tagged_above=-100 required=6.5 tests=AWL, > BAYES_00, RCVD_IN_NJABL_RELAY >X-Spam-Level: > >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 > > >Joe Strusz > >IT Assistant >Oxford Publishing, Inc. >307 West Jackson Avenue >Oxford, MS 38655-2154 >800-247-3881 >662-236-5510x40 >jstrusz@×××××.com > > > >-- >gentoo-security@g.o mailing list
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