I think you may be experiencing the same problem as I had when I upgraded.
Authentication no longer accepts cleartext passwords by default for email
I upgraded from 6.3 to 9. I don't know when this was changed.
You can change this behaviour if you want.
This thread might explain it better
On Monday 24 May 2004 11:39, Alan Davies wrote:
Just installed/ upgraded to Suse9.1
Not sure how much of it is due to product improvement or my expertise
growing.. but it did seem to go well.
Two network cards...NAT with masquerading, remote telnet access, remote xdm
Hoped samba 3 would give better functionality and it looked promising when
I tried to join our existing NT domain. However, browsing finds the
windows network, and our domains, and the stations - but falls over after I
get challenged for username and password. Anyone had windbind working on
Still can't get PC stations to connect to POP3 or IMAP on the LInux box -
refusing the username and password.
TV card recognised - but seems to cause a lockup when you try to use it.
Ysgol Glanymor School
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