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Bug 35953 - /etc/sasldb missing in sendmail log /var/log/maillog
/etc/sasldb missing in sendmail log /var/log/maillog
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: cyrus-sasl (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2001-04-14 21:16 EDT by Brent Hammond
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:32 EDT (History)
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Description Brent Hammond 2001-04-14 21:16:55 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01; Windows NT)

Sendmail writes the following error at startup into the log file:

error: safesasl(/etc/sasldb) failed: No such file or directory

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start Sendmail (-bd -q)
2.View /var/log/maillog

Actual Results:  error: safesasl(/etc/sasldb) failed: No such file or 

Expected Results:  No error and SASL working properly.
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2001-08-03 19:09:31 EDT
I can't reproduce this with sendmail-8.11.0-8 and cyrus-sasl-1.5.24-6 as shipped
with 7.0 in their default configurations.  The message should be harmless (the
auth mechanisms are disabled, but any other valid mechanisms should still work).

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