Subject: Re: Confused about setup
From: Ken Murchison (ken at oceana dot com)
Date: Tue Apr 01 2003 - 21:37:59 EST
Jim Norton wrote:
> I am trying to allow people to have mailboxes on my SuSE 8.1
> system via Cyrus IMAP/POP3.
> I am using standard component versions that come with SuSE 8.1, so they
> all should be fairly new.
> I would like my IMAP/POP3 users to just be setup in Cyrus so that I
> don't have to actually create real accounts.
> So I figure I could add users with the Cyradm tool and store the password
> information in the SASL database by using the saslpasswd command.
> I am confused about how to setup up the imapd.conf file. What auth method
> etc do I use? auxprop? plain? sasldb? saslauthd?
If you're going to use sasldb, then set:
Actually, this is the default if you don't set this option. Note that
the only legal options with SASLv2 are auxprop and saslauthd. sasldb is
one of the available auxprop plugins.
> And there appears to be only a few options for auth methods in saslauthd.
> What method do I tell saslauthd to use?
> To authenticate and store password info in the sasldb do I need to run the
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