[SASAG] Linux Mail Server Authentication
atom.powers at gmail.com
Thu Jun 29 11:46:28 PDT 2006
On 6/29/06, Eric <eric at kahklen.com> wrote:
> I've read about using a few different authentication mechanisms for
> setting up Linux mail servers, but I recently read about one using
> authuserdb. It got me thinking about what most people use when
> configuring a new mail server for lets say under 100 users? I've seen a
> number of "how to's" using mysql or the built-in user accounts on the
> linux box.
For ~1000 users I use postfix ( -> cyrus ) -> saslauthd -> pam_ldap -> openldap.
The same mechanism, saslauthd, can be use to auth to the local passwd
files via pam.
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