How to add /etc/krb5.keytab

Harry Rüter harry_rueter at
Thu Jun 6 12:19:52 EDT 2002


think i saw you on the LDAP-list too ?
Use Turbo Fredriksons LDAPv3-guide as a start ..

greets Harry

Fozia Zaidi wrote:
> I'm a Kerberos Newbie and have been attempting to install and
> configure MIT Kerberos V. I followed the MIT Kerb documentation for
> installation, and Administrator and am also referencing the Kerberos
> FAQ at
> I have a kerberos server daemon running on one machine, now on the
> client when I try to execute a kerberized client like ftp, I get the
> error "No such file or directory", the FAQ says I need to  have a
> keytab for this service created. And that I need a keytab in
> /etc/krb5.keytab .
> I'm confused about how to set this up, as all the documentation talks
> about using kadmin to create a kadm5.keytab via the ktadd command.
> How do I create t his /etc/krb5.keytab and what should I put as it's
> password?
> Thanks,
> Fozia
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