Mon Nov 24 22:40:00 GMT 2014
A new release of cyrus-sasl and related packages is available.
The previous 2.1.25-1 package included an ABI change from upstream
without updating the DLL names. This can cause problems with other
packages that were compiled against the earlier version of
cyrus-sasl (e.g., exim or openldap).
Users of those packages should downgrade their libsasl2 package to
2.1.23-1 to avoid any problems.
This update includes a new libsasl2_3 package that can be installed
in parallel with the older libsasl2 package.
Fix the postinstall script's name so it actually runs now.
SASL is the Simple Authentication and Security Layer, a method for
adding authentication support to connection-based protocols. To use
SASL, a protocol includes a command for identifying and
authenticating a user to a server and for optionally negotiating
protection of subsequent protocol interactions. If its use is
negotiated, a security layer is inserted between the protocol and
See http://cyrusimap.org/ for more information.
If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing list is
the appropriate place.
David Rothenberger ---- firstname.lastname@example.org
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