From: Dieter Kluenter (no email)
Date: Fri May 21 2010 - 09:52:40 EDT
Julien Vehent <> writes:
> On Thu, 20 May 2010 18:48:33 +0200, Julien Vehent <>
>> I removed the chroot and I see DIGEST-MD5 negociation. It still doesn't
>> work but that already a great progression ! Thanks a lot.
> Well, apparently, I'm not done with this yet...
> I copied the content of /usr/lib/sasl2 into /var/run/postfix/usr/lib/sasl2
> and I can now authenticate in DIGEST-MD5 with user postfix on the ldap
> The logs of slapd (and the network dump) are confirming this, postfix
> negociates the DIGEST-MD5 and is authenticated.
> However, The authentication of my user still doesn't work. Postfix is
> telling me :
> May 21 12:56:44 samchiel postfix/smtpd: warning: SASL
> authentication failure: Password verification failed
> May 21 12:56:44 samchiel postfix/smtpd: warning:
> localhost[127.0.0.1]: SASL plain authentication failed: authentication
try ldapsearch -x -H ldap://<host> -b "" -s base
Mostlikely SASL PLAIN mechanism is not available.
Because OpenLDAP only supports PLAIN in a protected network
environment, that is either TLS or ldapi
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