Im not sure, but I would think that the smtpd would need to run as the vpopmail user to be able to auth. Someone else may tell me im wrong, but that's my guess. I don't use smtp auth here.
Shane >-----Original Message----- >From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] >Sent: Thursday, 30 October 2003 7:50 PM >To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] >Subject: [vchkpw] reg:: smtp auth (?) > > >Hi all, > >I had pached the qmail with new SPAM CONTROL and trying smtp >authentication >I had installed cmd5chkpasswd also .. > >Now i need to try it whether it is working or not .. >for that i tried .. > >>>telnet localhost 25 >>>ehlo >250-domain.com >250-PIPELINING >250-8BITMIME >250 SIZE 0 >250-AUTH LOGIN PLAIN MD5-xxxx >>>Auth login >334 VXNlcm5hbWU6 >>girish >>girish >5xx Invalid user $#22 (5.x.x) > > > >my qmail-smtpd/run is as follows >#!/bin/sh ># qmail-smtpd startup with SMTP Authentication >QMAILDUID=`id -u qmaild` >QMAILDGID=`id -g qmaild` >export MFDNSCHECK="" ># export HELODNSCHECK="" >MAXCONCURRENCY=`head -1 /var/qmail/control/concurrencyincoming` >HOSTNAME=`hostname` >exec softlimit -m 2000000 \ >tcpserver -vR -l $HOSTNAME -c $MAXCONCURRENCY \ > -u $QMAILDUID -g $QMAILDGID 0 smtp \ > /var/qmail/bin/qmail-smtpd /home/vpopmail/bin/vchkpw >/usr/bin/true 2>&1 > > >I had tried with cmd5chkpasswd and vpopmail also . >where i had gone wrong .. ? >How can i check this auth. working properly or not on this same system? >( i don't have a sepereate system to check it from outlook or so ) > > >regards >Gir'H > > > > >