kerberos ftpd bug? can't get it to work (New, sort of)

Ken Hornstein kenh at
Fri Aug 1 09:27:01 EDT 2003

>> GSSAPI accepted as authentication type
>> GSSAPI error major: Miscellaneous failure
>> GSSAPI error minor: No principal in keytab matches desired name

If you turn on ftpd debugging (-d), ftpd will log a whole bunch of crap
to syslog.  One of the things it logs is the name it's trying to use
locally.  I suspect that the problem is something akin to listing the
"short" name of the host first in /etc/hosts.


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