[jdev] SASL for dummies

Justin Karneges justin-keyword-jabber.093179 at affinix.com
Mon Apr 11 19:49:31 CDT 2005


On Monday 11 April 2005 08:29 pm, Tim Anderson wrote:
> Is there a definitive "SASL for dummies" website somewhere? I'm not having
> the best of luck with google for some odd reason.

I give a very brief overview of the SASL "concept" here:
  http://mail.jabber.org/pipermail/jdev/2004-October/019538.html

The Cyrus SASL programmer's guide is pretty good.  Even if you're not using 
the Cyrus lib, there is some good general information in the Intro and 
Background sections:
  http://asg.web.cmu.edu/cyrus/download/sasl/programming.html

And if you want to make your own limited SASL, Rob from jabberd2 wrote this 
guide:
  http://web.archive.org/web/20041016065227/http://cataclysm.cx/wip/digest-md5-crash.html

Good luck,
-Justin



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