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Re: netbsd4 + postfix + saslauthd

On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 07:34:03PM +0000, Michael van Elst wrote:
> (Herb Peyerl) writes:
> >Are you sure?  I'm running the executables in /usr/libexec/postfix/
> >and after turning on the SASL options, /usr/libexec/postfix/smtpd
> >is definitely trying to connect to /var/run/saslauthd/mux... So
> >unless it's only partially skizophrenic ....
> There is 'Dovecot SASL' in the postfix distribution, it is server
> only (i.e.: it allows clients to authenticate against you) and
> uses the dovecot authentication daemon as a backend.
> I guess you copied
>       smtp_sasl_path = /var/run/saslauthd/mux
> from your old configration.
> pkgsrc postfix is required if you want cyrus SASL as a backend.

Apparently it's worse than that.  I ktrace'd and found that smtpd was
trying to connect(2) to an 'smtpd' socket which I didn't have so I added
smtp_sasl_path=/var/run/saslauthd/mux to get it to at least sort of 

So what we're saying is I've screwed myself by copying my old
and over?

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