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Re: fatal: no SASL authentication mechanisms

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  • Noel Jones
    ... Postfix is using SASL because you told it to. http://www.postfix.org/postconf.5.html#smtpd_sasl_auth_enable Maybe you can turn it off with the commands
    Message 1 of 20 , Jan 29, 2013
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      On 1/29/2013 12:13 PM, FigureoTV SFM wrote:
      > On Sun, Jan 27, 2013 at 12:05 PM, Erwan David <erwan@...> wrote:
      >> Le 27/01/2013 16:14, FigureoTV SFM a écrit :
      >>
      >>> Hello.
      >>>
      >>> I'm a postfix newbie and experiencing a lot of problems trying to get
      >>> to run smoothly as it was on my previous server.
      >>>
      >>> I don't know what's causing these errors:
      >>>
      >>> Jan 27 15:07:40 hawk084 postfix/smtpd[13897]: connect from
      >>> unknown[190.80.213.58]
      >>> Jan 27 15:07:40 hawk084 postfix/smtpd[13897]: warning: SASL: Connect
      >>> to private/auth failed: Connection refused
      >>
      >> First error is here, following ones are consequences.
      >>
      >>> I'm not using any password authentication method and got that fatal error.
      >>>
      >>> I can't receive or send mail.
      >>>
      >>> What am I doing wrong?
      >>
      >>
      >> You configured postfix to use SASL, through a socket that it cannot open.
      >> You should review your SASL configuration.
      >>
      >
      > I still can't solve this problem. I don't know why is SASL is being
      > used and I'm not doing any authentication.
      >


      Postfix is using SASL because you told it to.
      http://www.postfix.org/postconf.5.html#smtpd_sasl_auth_enable

      Maybe you can turn it off with the commands

      postconf -e smtpd_sasl_auth_enable=no
      postfix reload
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