Title: RE: [vchkpw] Smtp Auth with VPopmail

One question.  Does smtp auth force users to authenticate when using smtp or does it just provide the option to authenticate?  I am able to send email through smtp without authenticating.  If I try to authenticate through smtp, it will do that also.  It isn't forcing authentication.  Any ideas?

-----Original Message-----
From: Tom Collins [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
Sent: Wednesday, February 11, 2004 10:20 AM
Subject: Re: [vchkpw] Smtp Auth with VPopmail

On Feb 11, 2004, at 8:34 AM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:
> So if I wanted to set this up in inetd.conf, it would look something
> like this?
> #smtp stream tcp nowait qmaild /var/qmail/bin/tcp-env tcp-env
> /var/qmail/bin/qmail-smtpd /opt/vpopmail/bin/vchkpw

I'm not sure how you'd set it up in inetd.conf.  Most people set it up
as a service with tcpserver (see Bill Shupp's excellent toaster guide
at <http://www.shupp.org/> for an example).

At the very least, you would need to include "/bin/true" as a final
parameter to vchkpw.  I don't know if you'd need other changes.

Tom Collins  -  [EMAIL PROTECTED]
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