Is there an alternative to krb5.conf file????
iahluwalia at sonusnet.com
Mon Nov 15 17:45:17 EST 2004
Is there an alternative to krb5.conf file to initialize and setup kerberos realm? I tried to use "krb5_set_default_realm" API call, but it didn't work. This api call asks for a char* to realm name which I provided for e.g. "REALM.COM". But some how when I use the API calls "krb5_sname_to_principal" and "krb5_unparse_name", kerberos prints a service name "service/nj.domain.com at domain.com". I service name should have been "service/nj.domain.com at REALM.COM".
Any insight into this will be highly appreciated. Essentially, I want to get away from setting up any kind kerberos configuration file for realm setup and want to do it through Kerberos API in an automated way.
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