How to Force a Kerb 4 Request

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Fri Nov 26 15:42:42 EST 2004

>>>>> "Henry" == Henry B Hotz <hotz at> writes:

    Henry> Looks like Heimdal, not MIT.  What do you get with "kinit
    Henry> --version"?  (Heimdal will print a version message.  MIT
    Henry> will ignore the option and just try to authenticate you
    Henry> anyway.)

No, MIT's kinit supports the -4 option for our Unix builds.  note that
the kinit for OS X does not share code with the kinit on typical Unix

If the OS X kinit is missing features you care about, open a feature
request with


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