[Dovecot] Dovecot authentication for PostFix, anyone?

Sergey seriv at parkheights.dyndns.org
Thu May 31 21:20:20 EEST 2007

Marco Fioretti wrote:
> Greetings,
> the postfix sasl readme, http://www.postfix.org/SASL_README.htm 
> says:
>> Dovecot provides an [authentication alternative to Cyrus] that may be worth considering.
> In principle, I like the idea of doing without Cyrus, since I have
> to run an IMAP server anyway and had already chosen Dovecot.
> The question is if that page is up to date and if you could share
> comments or, if they exist, safer/more efficient ways to use
> Dovecot as authentication server for PostFix, as well as any
> other relevant tips and tricks
ALTLinux provides in default installation of server-4.0 postfix with
authentication against dovecot (switchable to/from cyrus by web
configuration interface). Works perfect.
	Sergey Ivanov

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