From: Mark London (mrl at psfc dot mit dot edu)
Date: Wed Jun 09 2004 - 23:54:18 EDT
Ah, so I didn't realize lose them, but more likely it's not checking
the right database. I need it to check password in the NIS database
on our network, and it was so long ago that I set that up originally,
it'll probably take me all day tomorrow to figure it out. Sigh.
P.s. To the other person who replied, no I didn't work at DEC.
At 8:29 PM -0700 6/9/04, Claus Assmann wrote:
>On Wed, Jun 09, 2004, Mark London wrote:
>> I had to upgrade from Redhat 9 to Redhat enterprise 3, which meant
>> wiping the disk. I thought I brought everything over, but now
>> SENDMAIL doesn't advertise SMTP AUTH LOGIN or PLAIN capability. If I
>> include DIGEST-MD5 & CRAM-MD5 in my trusted auth list in sendmail.mc,
>> those do get properly advertised by sendmail. Any ideas?
>> define(`confAUTH_OPTIONS', `A p y')dnl
>See doc/op/op.* in your sendmail distribution.
> p don't permit mechanisms susceptible to simple
> passive attack (e.g., PLAIN, LOGIN), unless a
> security layer is active.
>-> you won't see PLAIN unless STARTTLS has been used.