Please help: Kerberos and web applications?
andreas at conectiva.com.br
Mon Sep 13 17:52:35 EDT 2004
On Mon, Sep 13, 2004 at 03:10:55PM -0400, rachel elizabeth dillon wrote:
> It is possible that your question is answered by this question in the
> Kerberos FAQ:
> There has also been some work done on integrating Kerberos into
> apache and Mozilla, but this is highly experimental if it works at
> all and not suitable for production environments.
It works. Mozilla 1.7.2, firefox 0.9.2, konqueror from kde-3.3 and the
gnome browser (forgot the name) have support for the SPNEGO extension
which is basically kerberos 5. For the Apache side one can use mod_auth_kerb
Now, regarding stability and reliability, I can't help that much. I installed
this on my local machine for testing and it just worked, but I don't know
how it would behave under higher load.
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