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Old 01-21-2013, 03:38 AM   #1
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SMTP Error <<: 503 AUTH command used when not advertised

I have installed Exim4 however I face the tilted error in webmail lite.

Here is a snippet of my code info:
  driver                     = plaintext
  server_set_id              = $auth2
  server_prompts             = :
  server_advertise_condition = ${if eq{$tls_cipher}{}{}{*}}
  server_condition           = ${if crypteq{$auth3}{${extract{1}{:}{${lookup{$auth2}lsearch{/etc/$domain/passwd}{$value}{*:*}}}}}{1}{0}}
#  server_advertise_condition = ${if def:tls_cipher }
What am I missing ? How do I enable AUTH ?

Thanks in advance.
Old 01-21-2013, 06:40 PM   #2
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I believe your code may be initiating a standard SMTP connection instead of an extended SMTP connection (HELO vs EHLO), auth is not available in standard SMTP.
Old 01-28-2013, 11:39 PM   #3
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Any idea what SMTP connection Webmail Lite uses ? Standard or Extended ? How do I trace it ?

Thanks in advance.


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