Subject: Re: SASL2 appends fqdn after localhost on mysql-connects
From: Philon Terving (philon dot terving at gmx dot net)
Date: Mon Apr 21 2003 - 16:43:13 EDT
>> I updated my SASL2 installation from FreeBSD ports, after I upgraded my
>> FreeBSD to 4.8.
>> Now sasl2, which is being used by Postfix for UserAuth, starts using
>> localhost.my.fqdn instead of just using localhost when connecting to the
>> As all my users in the db are setup to login from localhost, how can I tell
>> cyrus to also work this way?
> There is no real way to do this...
> Try reconfiguring the auth to not use the FQDN/realm (take out %r)
It's not the realm, MySQL says 'Connection from
cyrus at localhost dot mydomain dot com' instead of cyrus@localhost.
I'm currently watching if the DNS could be the problem, although Postfix
which is also connecting from localhost does not append the Domain-part.