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Re: [SLE] SMTP Auth howto for 8.2 Professional.
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 27 Mar 2005 14:41:16 -0900
  • Message-id: <200503271441.31590.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 27 March 2005 01:11 am, Sandy Drobic wrote:
> Preston Kutzner wrote:
> >>I'm also starting to run out of ideas. Did you check to see if you have
> >>any unfulfilled dependencies?
> >>It might also be useful to test if saslauthd is actually used by postfix.
> >>What happens if you stop saslauthd?
> >>
> >>Last question remaining is: do you really need the ancient version of
> >> suse?
> >>
> >>Sandy
> >
> > This is the case for my 9.2 installation too... I figured it might be
> > due to the age of the version, so I've been concurrently trying to set
> > up the same thing on 9.2, with the same results.
>
> Since it works for me with 9.2 there must be something we systematically
> don't notice.
> You might try the old pwcheck method, it might work for you and it will
> circumvent saslauthd.
>
> /usr/lib/sasl2/smtpd.conf
> pwcheck_method: pwcheck
> mech_list: shadow plain login
>
> Otherwise I have to confess I am out of ideas. Though I would try to set up
> a new user and test the system with that account.
>
> Sandy

I have some notes I made on this while getting it to work on
SuSE 8.2, if anyone wants these send me an email off list
without [SLE] in the title and I'll forward them to you.

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John Andersen
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