On Fri, Dec 31, 2004 at 01:02:27AM +0000, FRLinux mentioned:
> I encrypted the passwd using userdbpw both with and without -md5 but
> am still getting a login failed in the mail logs.
>> I am using standard sid packages from debian and have these modules
> listed in /etc/courier/authmodulerc "authpam authuserdb"
>> Does it sound familiar to anyone ?
Yeah. Very. Best thing to do is to telnet in to port 143. Do a "ps auxww"
and see can you see the program spawned off to handle the login. run
"strace -p $LOGINPID" on it's PID, and you should be able to see the
programs as they are called. Most likely it's trying to read the wrong
password file, and you'll be able to see that as an open() syscall
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