Perhaps take a look at how I do it

I have a guide online at
http://www.pipeline.com.au/staff/mbowe/isp/webmail-server.htm#COURIER_IMAP

Michael.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Rob Francis" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2003 11:52 AM
Subject: RE: [vchkpw] Courier IMAP & vchkpw problem


> Yes, I did compile with these flags but I noticed that it still uses the
> authdaemon. If I am not using the authdaemon, what do I type to run the
> Courier IMAP daemon? I thought that starting the imapd daemon would work
but
> it seemed to start up authdaemon. Have I missed something fundamental
here?
>
> The Courier documentation tells me to type:
> /usr/lib/courier-imap/libexec/authlib/authdaemond start
>
> If I try
> /usr/lib/courier-imap/libexec/authlib/authvchlpw start
>
> I get the error AUTHFAILURE
>
> Appreciate your help.
> Rob
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Bowe [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2003 12:50 PM
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: Re: [vchkpw] Courier IMAP & vchkpw problem
>
>
> make sure you compile courier using
>
>   --without-authdaemon --with-authvchkpw
>
> Michael.
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rob Francis" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2003 10:33 AM
> Subject: [vchkpw] Courier IMAP & vchkpw problem
>
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > I was happily using vpopmail 5.2.1 and qmailadmin. Everything was fine.
> >
> > However, our clients demanded some form of webmail access, so after
trying
> a
> > few packages, I settled for SquirrelMail (PHP pages that we could set to
> our
> > needs). SquirrelMail requires an IMAP server for authentication and
> > Courier-IMAP seems to be the fastest around and recommended by most
> groups.
> >
> > Everything worked wonderfully EXCEPT for the fact that you could only
> > authenticate about 3 times before getting a username/password unknown
> error.
> > If I restart the Courier authentication daemon it works for another 3
> times.
> > I even tried setting up a cron job to run a script as root that restarts
> the
> > Courier authentication daemon every minute.
> >
> > The Courier IMAP list was the first place I searched for help but they
> were
> > adamant that the problem is with vchkpw and that I should upgrade to
> version
> > 5.3.20. I have done this but still have the same problem.
> >
> > Any suggestions? Has anyone else had this problem?
> >
> >
> >
>
>
>
>
>


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