[Samba] IMAP Authentication

simo idra at samba.org
Sun Feb 1 18:11:08 GMT 2009

On Sun, 2009-02-01 at 16:54 +0000, John Casterlin wrote:
> Does anyone have any experience using an IMAP server to authenticate Samba
> users? The idea is to control viability and read/write access to file/print
> services using an Internal only email server.

It's not possible to use external, password based, authentication
services, unless you use clear text authentication, which is
incompatible with domain memberships.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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