why is dovecot "Allowing any password"

mj lists at merit.unu.edu
Wed Mar 21 18:58:37 EET 2018

Hi Aki,

On 03/21/2018 05:43 PM, Aki Tuomi wrote:
> Mar 21 07:13:48 mail dovecot: auth: static(username,,<g2/rF+ZnjAAu5ceg>): allow_nets check failed: IP not in allowed networks
> this indicates that the request is marked failed.

So, what you are saying is: the logline "Allowing any password" is 
'wrong'? Access was actually DENIED, even though it says "Allowing any 
password" and even though one line later it says: "auth: Debug: auth 
client connected (pid=6174)"?

This is all very misleading....


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