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Bug 159194 - sendmail auth wont work with yp(nis) by defualt
sendmail auth wont work with yp(nis) by defualt
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cyrus-sasl (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Brian Brock
: 146209 176660 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2005-05-31 09:29 EDT by Chris Jones
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: 2.1.21-2
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Last Closed: 2005-08-30 12:01:00 EDT
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Description Chris Jones 2005-05-31 09:29:01 EDT
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Description of problem:
/etc/sysconfig/saslauthd sets the defualt authentication mechinism to shaddow, rather than pam, this breaks auth for anyone not useing shadow


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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install sendmail
2. Install yp (nis)
3. Setup sendmail to use auth on sending
4. Try to send mail, useing auth from a valid yp user

Actual Results:  Failed to send mail, with user/password unknown type error

Expected Results:  Mail should have been accepted, as the user is a valid user

Additional info:
Comment 1 Walter Justen 2005-08-26 06:55:39 EDT
*** Bug 146209 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Thomas Woerner 2005-08-26 11:37:03 EDT
Assinging to cyrus-sasl.
Comment 3 Nalin Dahyabhai 2005-12-29 08:35:07 EST
*** Bug 176660 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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