[Dovecot] Dovecot SASL Client support?

Patrick Ben Koetter p at sys4.de
Wed Jan 9 10:52:18 EET 2013

* Timo Sirainen <dovecot at dovecot.org>:
> Then there's the whole other question of whether that client side SASL code
> could be exported to a separate library, possibly even API compatible with
> Cyrus SASL. I think that's unlikely to happen, especially because the code
> most likely would require libdovecot.so, which isn't really meant to be
> linked against non-Dovecot software. Probably an easier way to get rid of
> Cyrus SASL client code would be to move to GNU SASL.

My two cent:
If it is as good as GNUTLS, I'd rather stick with Cyrus SASL.

p at rick

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