[tpop3d-discuss] Auth-pam problem

Chris Lightfoot chris at ex-parrot.com
Thu, 14 Aug 2003 09:58:43 +0100

On Thu, Aug 14, 2003 at 09:59:59AM +0400, Vladimir Bondarev wrote:
> Hello.
> I've compiled tpop3d with auth pam and user pam_smb for auth. It works
> ok if I have user in /etc/passwd (so if I have user kama and auth as
> kama with password from domain controller (pam_smb do the auth) its ok).
> But if I'm trying to login as user which not in /etc/passwd but on DC -
> I get "-ERR Lies! Try again!" and "username `sochi': 1 authentication
> failures" in log.
> What can I do? I don't want to put all domain users in /etc/passwd. Is
> there any solution?

Have you got auth-pam-mail-user: set to anything?

``Zero completely messed up Roman mathematics by its absence.''
  (Simon Singh)