[Imap-uw] Authentication issue with OSX 10.4.2
MRC at CAC.Washington.EDU
Mon Oct 17 11:57:44 PDT 2005
On Mon, 17 Oct 2005, Jeffrey Shawn Klotz wrote:
> I'm trying to complies imap-2004g(2004.89) on OSX 10.4.2 using "make oxp
> Compiles OK and ipop3d executes but will not authenticate. Valid OSX users
> get "ERR Bad login"
Have you set up a PAM authentication module for IMAP on /etc/pam.d ?
The OXP build (as opposed to OSX) uses PAM, and thus you have to create
/etc/pam.d/imap and /etc/pam.d/pop files.
> I would also like to be able to compile using a passwd file for different
> system with same os version so email users would not need system accounts.
The security model in UW imapd requires that each IMAP user have a unique
UNIX UID. It is possible to do a "virtual host" such as you suggest, but
you will have to write code to do it (and enforce the security of your
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