[Dovecot] From passwd-file to Postgresql database

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Wed Aug 16 16:10:55 EEST 2006

On Mon, 2006-08-14 at 13:48 +0000, Jonathan Ballet wrote:
> In the dovecot-sql.conf file, I comment out the simplest query, and change the
> default_pass_scheme to HMAC-MD5 (as in my previous setup).
> I put my users from the passwd-file into my database, with the same user id, and
> the same password (starting with {HMAC-MD5}) ...

default_pass_scheme doesn't really matter if your passwords start with
{HMAC-MD5} but it doesn't hurt either..

> dovecot: 2006-08-14 15:36:12 Info: auth(default): cram-md5(jon,xxx): password
> mismatch

Set auth_debug_passwords=yes and see what it shows? I guess it's reading
the password wrong somehow.

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