Authen::SASL::Perl::EXTERNAL(3) User Contributed Perl Documentation Authen::SASL::Perl::EXTERNAL(3)

Authen::SASL::Perl::EXTERNAL - External Authentication class

version 2.1700

use Authen::SASL qw(Perl);
$sasl = Authen::SASL->new(
  mechanism => 'EXTERNAL',
  callback  => {
    user => $user

This method implements the client part of the EXTERNAL SASL algorithm, as described in RFC 2222.

The callbacks used are:

The username to be used for authentication

Authen::SASL, Authen::SASL::Perl

Software written by Graham Barr <>, documentation written by Peter Marschall <>.

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Copyright (c) 1998-2004 Graham Barr. All rights reserved. This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

Documentation Copyright (c) 2004 Peter Marschall. All rights reserved. This documentation is distributed, and may be redistributed, under the same terms as Perl itself.

2024-07-13 perl v5.38.2