Re: postfix + sasl + pam
On Fri, Jun 29, 2001 at 11:55:23AM -0400, Kevin J. Menard, Jr. wrote:
> Hey guys,
> Anyone here have all this working together? I apt-get'ed the source for
> postfix and altered the debian/rules file to add SASL support for SMTP auth.
> The build went fine, but it apparently always tries to use the sasldb, even
> though I set up my /usr/lib/sasl/smtpd.conf file to use PAM as the
> pwcheck_method. Anyone know what gives?
[telchar:~] 6:34:50am 111 % cat /usr/lib/sasl/smtpd.conf
Works fine for me (on a couple machines). There are a couple tricks:
first, you have to make sure that smtpd isn't chrooted (see master.cf).
Then you have to ensure that postfix can verify passwords (I added
postfix to the 'shadow' group).