Subject: Re: poppassd build failure
To: None <>
From: Martti Kuparinen <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/13/2005 21:17:28
Takahiro Kambe wrote:

> I'll commit fixes for this problem.

Okay, I was able to compile after cvs update. But I can't make it work.
Any ideas what I'm doing wrong?

# telnet localhost 106
Trying ::1...
Connected to localhost.
Escape character is '^]'.
200 myhost poppassd v4.0.8 hello, who are you?
USER mylogin
200 your password please.
PASS oldpassword
200 your new password please.
NEWPASS newpassword
500 Unable to change password
Connection closed by foreign host.

 From /var/log/messages:

Jun 13 21:08:48 myhost poppassd[27324]: passwd failed for mylogin

Oh btw, I'm also unable to login with telnet from a Windows box because
of this SRA thing. Maybe this is a generic PAM problem?

# telnet localhost
Trying ::1...
Connected to localhost.
Escape character is '^]'.
Trying SRA secure login:
User (mylogin):