At 19:37 04.02.04 +0100, you wrote:
>El mar, 03-02-2004 a las 07:46, -0700, Tom Collins escribió:
>> On Feb 3, 2004, at 5:59 AM, Alejandro Ortega Páez wrote:
>> > I've just updated my vpopmail to new 5.4.0. I always install every
>> > new version you release.
>> > But from 25.4.0-preX" I have noticed authentication with cram-md5
>> > passwords fails.
>> > I hoped that installing the fresh stable 5.4.0 all this issue would
>> > leave apart, but it still continue.
>> 5.4.0 ChangeLog:
>> Tom Collins
>> IF USING SMTP AUTH PATCH TO QMAIL-SMTPD
>> * This release of vpopmail includes fixes for vchkpw that may break
>> certain SMTP AUTH implementations. If SMTP AUTH fails after
>> installing vpopmail 5.4.x, you may need to use the
>> qmail-smtpd-auth-0.4.2 patch included in the contrib directory.
>> * If you do switch to the 0.4.2 SMTP AUTH patch, you may need to
>> your qmail-smtpd run file (the first parameter to qmail-smtpd should
>> now be the path to vchkpw and not the hostname).
>Oh, oh... thank you... indeed.
>I always update my vpopmail with so a complete safety, than I never read
>README, CHANGELOG or more files like these.
>Very sorry for this.
>Well, but... I have applied again auth patch and now it's impossible to
>get that qmail remakes right. Errors and more errors are the only thing
>I get. I used before this patch (and many others that it's used to be
>usual to install), and I don't know whether qmail code is a mere mess of
>So I'm not a programmer or a code hacker, I will have to resign myself
>to use vpopmail 5.4.0pre2 version... Moreover there is a thing you said
>that disappoints me: "[...] the first parameter to qmail-smtpd should
>now be the path to vchkpw and not the hostname". What's does it mean?
>Must I write the "run" command this way: "/var/qmail/bin/qmail-smtpd
>/home/vpopmail/bin/vchkpw myhost.com /bin/true 2>&1"?
>I pledge your pardon for my every time more forgotten English. And of
>course, I repeat my thanks, Tom.
Alejandro, pls read:
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