OT - Sendmail Auth

René Berber r.berber at computer.org
Fri Mar 23 22:35:11 CET 2007

Steve Campbell wrote:

> I need to set up SMTP Auth on a server to allow a roaming user to send
> mail using one of our  servers. The user will have a dynamic IP. The
> server is not in the MX lists for our domains.
> I have the sendmail Cookbook, and an older version of the Bat book, but
> every thing I do seems pointless and doesn't work, as far as I can tell.
> The cookbook seems to make it sound real simple, and I do get sendmail
> to acknowedge and advertise DIGEST-MD5 and CRAM-MD5. After that,
> AuthInfo to the access db, and every thing after seems to avoid the
> Sasl. I have also started the saslauthd daemon. I have also created the
> user with the saslpasswd command.

Start by using LOGIN or PLAIN, saslauthd/sendmail don't do the ones you are trying.
René Berber

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