Re: smtp authentication
- On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 4:44 PM, Wietse Venema <wietse@...> wrote:
> Muhammad Yousuf Khan:thanks for the document but for a person like me very new and fresh it
>> On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 1:22 AM, Wietse Venema <wietse@...> wrote:
>> > Muhammad Yousuf Khan:
>> >> Thanks for the nice informative message. so the question is how come i
>> >> accomplish my required settings. ssince i am very new to postfix need
>> >> your help.
>> >> if i delete the parameter permit_mynetworks will i accomplish this or
>> >> i do have to edit or insert some more settings
>> > As documented, with
>> > smtpd_recipient_restrictions = permit_sasl_authenticated reject
>> ok i made the changes. its kinda work but now it is asking for
>> password and it is not authenticating with email sender user and
>> password. what kind of password does it requires?
is way too much complex document to understand.
actually the point is i already configured mail server i can send
receive emails. and i thought posfix should have prompt me for PAM
password and i can authenticate all the user for smtp password like
all the ISPs are doing.. however it do not happened.
what is the purpose of SASL my outlook got a certificate and now
password is working only for IMAP not for smtp. what is the benefit of