ASN.1 encoding Error

ohad ohadlevy at
Fri Feb 25 09:39:15 EST 2005

hohenfelsjoe at wrote in message news:<1107445895.071553.277890 at>...
> Hello,
> I am trying to get a Kerberos ticket on a Red Hat Linux server from a
> Windows 2003 Domain Controller.
> When I type user at EXAMPLE.COM it asks for a password, I enter the
> correct password, and I receive this error: "kinit(v5): ASN.1
> encoding ended unexpectedly while getting initial credentials".  I
> have searched for this error but have not found any help on fixing it.
> I am 99% sure it is not the Linux box.
> Does anyone have any answers for the above error? Are there log files
> on either machine that will help me better define the error?
> Thanks

I think its the version of krb5 - which version are you using?
I found this problem exist with RH ES3.0

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