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I'm running Fedora. I'm trying to get cyrus-sasl to authenticate through mysql for imap. If I set it to sasl_pwcheck_method: saslauthd it works fine. When I change it, below is what happens and my setup.
Here's my tail /var/log/maillog
Feb 9 15:53:18 localhost imap: badlogin: blang.maxyourstats.com [127.0.0.1] plaintext maxyourstats0001 SASL(-13): user not found: checkpass failed
# admins: cyrus # no admins!
sasl_sql_user: user //changed for post
sasl_sql_password: password //changed for post
sasl_sql_statement: select password from accountuser where username = '%u'
sasl_mech_list: login plain
I set mysql to log, and when I login with the mysql client and run queries they show up in the log, so logging works. However when I run the imtest command and try to authenticate imap, nothing ever appears in the mysqld.log, so it's like cyrus-imapd isn't even trying to talk to mysql.