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PAM won't authenticate with mysql (make_scrambled_password deprecated)

I have spent some time searching for this and it seems I'm the only one having problem with PAM not authenticating through mysql due to current updates so I thought I will post my problem here and if ...
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How can I limit failed sasl2/pam_mysql login retries?

I have Postfix setup serving multiple virtual domains on a CentOS box - and all works as expected. Client's login are authenticated through sasl2 (saslauthd) and pam_mysql. And when a login attempt ...
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Postfix smtpd won't talk to saslauthd

I have an saslauthd setup to authenticate against PAM. It seems to do its stuff: root@sasltest:~# testsaslauthd -u quest -p #### -s smtp 0: OK "Success." I have libsasl 2.1.23, postfix 2.7.1. I ...
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SMTP authentication failure + PAM-MySQL cannot authenticate

I am building a mail server using Postfix, and set up the authentication to check against a database set-up using Postfixadmin. I can authenticate via Courier IMAP okay, as it can authenticate ...
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Postfix/Dovecot don't use pam_mkhomedir

I have users in external database. So far - ssh, postfix, dovecot and some others - use entries with no problem. I have Maildirs inside /home/[user] and if the homedir exists - everything is ok - ...
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Postfix not connecting to sql database

I have postfix set up to use postfix/proxymap to store configs. I get this error when trying to end email. Nov 9 06:18:33 mail postfix/pickup[16979]: D1A5E18F30: uid=2000 from=<rperkins> Nov ...
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SASL LOGIN authentication failed: generic failure

I'm setting up a mail server with SMTP authentication and the backend database is MySQL 5.1.53 with pam_mysql and cyrus-sasl2 2.1.23 on Slackware Linux 13.1. When I telnet to test my server-side ...
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Postfix SASL Authentication using PAM_Python

Cross-post from: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4337995/postfix-sasl-authentication-using-pam-python Hey guys, I just set up a Postfix server in Ubuntu and I want to add SASL authentication ...
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Postfix+sasslauthd+PAM How can I deny/allow specific users from authenticating?

I have a simple postfix installation on RedHat that's been running fine for years and uses TLS/saslauthd/PAM to allow users to authenticate to relay mail from the external network. All users are local ...
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pam-mysql is not connecting to the database

I have set up postfix using mysql but am running into a problem when trying to send mail out -- the SMTP server fails on authentication: /var/log/mail.log: localhost postfix/smtpd[16637]: connect ...