[csw-users] Blastwave SASL/Sendmail Shadow authentication?

Anthony Cogan anthony.cogan at thinkunix.com
Mon Jan 1 20:34:49 CET 2007

Thanks, that did help!  In running it in debug mode, it was looking  
for the mech file in the /opt/csw/etc/ directory, not the /opt/csw/ 
lib/sasl2, once I updated the file in the /etc directory, it worked  
like a champ!

On Dec 31, 2006, at 5:58 AM, Ihsan Dogan wrote:

> Hello,
> on 31.12.2006 07:06 Anthony Cogan said the following:
>> Location: /opt/csw/lib/sasl2/Sendmail.conf
>> Contents:
>> pwcheck_method: saslauthd
>> mech_list: LOGIN PLAIN
> I think the file should be more like this. I don't know how it is with
> Sendmail, but with Postfix I'm using this to authenticate users  
> with PAM:
> ihsan at enterprise:/opt/csw/lib/sasl2$ cat smtpd.conf
> pwcheck_method: saslauthd
> mech_list: plain login
>> I don't seem to get an error in the log files and if I create the
>> user using saslpasswd2 it works just fine.
>> Anyone have any hints on how to get authentication working through
>> the shadow file?
> saslauthd is nasty if it's not working as expected, especially because
> it doesn't give enough log messages. What you can do is, to start
> saslauthd by hand with the option -d (debug) and see the console  
> messages.
> Hope this helps.
> Ihsan
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