Subject: Re: Cyrus-SASL and MD5
From: Luis Marcelo Achite (lmachite at dir dot iai dot int)
Date: Tue Feb 25 2003 - 06:51:23 EST
Mike O'Rourke wrote:
> I think that the limitation is in your client. Please see:
> http://www.sendmail.org/~ca/email/mel/SASL_ClientRef.html for info on
> clients. The info is somewhat outdated, but is still valid for the
> versions it lists. I have seen nothing that indicates that Netscape has
> changed the limitation of using only Plain passwords even as late as
> version 7 (I went through the options on mine, and there is nowhere to
> set it to use MD5).
Yeah, you got it. Netscape is the villain!! So, now I have two options:
1) Use Netscape with Plain AUTH + STARTTLS or 2) Change for Eudora. It
is a pitty that AOL didnt think on this real necessity.