[Dovecot] Passwords not returned without auth_bind ?

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sat Dec 4 01:09:13 EET 2010

On 3.12.2010, at 20.15, Mohit Chawla wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 3, 2010 at 9:55 PM, Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi> wrote:
>> So your problems is probably
>> http://wiki.dovecot.org/AuthDatabase/LDAP/PasswordLookups#LDAP_server_permissions
> I am able to do ldapsearch and get userPassword attribute using the DN that
> I have specified in dovecot and slapd configuration files. So, that's
> probably not the issue. Any other suggestions to debug this ?

Well, the problem is anyway that userPassword isn't returned by the query. Otherwise here:

> dovecot: auth(default): ldap(foo, result: uid(user)=foo
> uidNumber(userdb_uid)=1008 gidNumber(userdb_gid)=1008
> homeDirectory(userdb_home)=/home/foo

would be userPassword(password)=<hidden>

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