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RE: SMTP Auth - CRAM-MD5 AUTH types



Yes I tried it with Eudora 5.2.1 Lite.  Doesn't work since Eudora only
supports CRAM-MD5.

What if checkpassword was modified to query a clear text password?  Would
that make it work with CRAM-MD5?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Devogelaere [mailto:michael.devogelaere@xxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Friday, June 20, 2003 4:00 PM
> To: Jeremy Kusnetz
> Cc: qmail-sql@xxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: SMTP Auth - CRAM-MD5 AUTH types
> 
> 
> Hello Jeremy,
> 
> CRAM-MD5 passwords are indeed not supported by checkpassword. Did you
> already try it with Eudora 5.x ? 
> 
> Kind regards,
> Michael.
> 
> On Tue, Jun 17, 2003 at 05:25:11PM -0400, Jeremy Kusnetz wrote:
> > Anyone get SMTP-Auth working with CRAM-MD5 Auth types?
> > 
> > I've gotten SMTP-Auth to work with Outlook and Netscape, 
> but it doesn't work
> > with Eudora.
> > 
> > According to the SMTP-Auth patch
> > http://members.elysium.pl/brush/smtp-auth/client.html 
> Eudora only does
> > CRAM-MD5 authentication.  According to the README.auth, in 
> order to do
> > CRAM-MD5 encryption you need to have plain text passwords.  But the
> > Qmail-SQL patch to checkpassword only works with encrypted 
> passwords pulled
> > from the database.  Any ideas?  Am I completely confused here?
>