Description of problem:
/etc/sysconfig/saslauthd default config is wrong, at least for use with sendmail.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.setup sendmail for submission authentication (eg Port=submission and
2.try to submit mail with AUTH LOGIN
it should work. but does not. it inexplicably fails.
to fix, change MECH=shadow to MECH=pam in /etc/sysconfig/saslauthd
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 159194 ***