I found my error.  In the transition I had pointed vpopmail to the
same database, but hadn't copied the /var/qmail/users/* and
/var/qmail/control/rcpthosts over.

On 4/26/05, zrr <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Ok, what about this, did you do this:
> http://zeno.davaz.com/zrr.php?n=Main.Qmail
> 
> especially:
> check the conf-files
> 
>    1. for Gentoo do not forget to edit /var/qmail/control/conf-common
>    2. and /var/qmail/control/conf-pop3d -> change Authentication to:
>    3. /var/vpopmail/bin/vchkpw
>    4. Enjoy ;-)
> 
> Best
> Zeno
> 
> On 4/26/05, Jeffrey Wong <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > I'm not sure what file you're referring to.  I've only installed
> > qmail-1.03-r13 and vpopmail-5.4.6-r1 so far.
> > As far as I know, the problem isn't with authlib.  It's somewhere in
> > the internals of vpopmail.  Or so it seems.
> >
> > On 4/26/05, zrr <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > > What is in your authlibd file. The file where you spicy the
> > > authentication module. I'm running the same Gentoo packages as you as
> > > well on my PPC 2.6.11 and every works very sweet. As I can remember I
> > > could not authenticate as well just because my authlibd file had all
> > > the authentication programs listed in it instead of one.
> > >
> > > HTH
> > > Zeno
> > >
> > > On 4/26/05, Jeffrey Wong <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > > > I'm trying to setup a new mailserver with qmail and vpopmail.  I've
> > > > installed both, and have setup user accounts.  I'm running into
> > > > problems when trying to test the setup to make sure things are
> > > > working.
> > > >
> > > > Running this command:
> > > > printf "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" | vchkpw `which id` 3<&0
> > > > yields this result:
> > > > uid=0(root) gid=0(root)
> > > > groups=0(root),1(bin),2(daemon),3(sys),4(adm),6(disk),10(wheel),11(floppy),20(dialout),26(tape),27(video)
> > > >
> > > > I run the same command on a working server and get this:
> > > > uid=89(vpopmail) gid=89(vpopmail)
> > > > groups=0(root),1(bin),2(daemon),3(sys),4(adm),6(disk),10(wheel),11(floppy),20(dialout),26(tape),27(video),35(games)
> > > >
> > > > I can't authenticate any users on the new server.  My best guess is
> > > > that the discrepancy between the two outputs is the source of the 
> > > > problem.
> > > >
> > > > Some extra information:
> > > > Both servers are running Gentoo Linux.  The server with the problem is
> > > > running kernel 2.6.10.  The working server is running kernel 2.4.26.
> > > > Though the kernel version isn't the source of the problem as I was
> > > > able to make a clean install on a 2.6 kernel without any problems.
> > > >
> > > > Can someone point me to where this problem may be coming from?
> > > >
> > >
> >
>

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