[Dovecot] postfix-dovecot-sasl help

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Dec 13 18:50:27 EET 2010

On 13.12.2010, at 15.39, Ted To wrote:

> I'm trying to set up SMTP authentication on my server and am getting an
> authentication failed error.  My client is set up to automatically
> select authentication method and tries CRAM_MD5.  The
> http://wiki.dovecot.org/HowTo/PostfixAndDovecotSASL suggests "passdb
> pam" and "userdb passwd" -- is it possible to configure sasl
> authentication using a dovecot.conf like http://pastebin.com/6JWE5jp1?

CRAM-MD5 is incompatible with PAM. http://wiki.dovecot.org/Authentication/Mechanisms

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