Problem with principal names

Sebastian Hanigk hanigk at
Wed Aug 9 03:46:46 EDT 2006

mit_kerberos at (Mordur Ingolfsson) writes:


> I'm new to kerberos.  I wish to use Kerberos for password verification
> on a cyrus imap installation. My problem is, that since we serve
> multiple domains, the usernames are in the form "username at"
> Is it possible to create principals in the form
> "user/username at," and if not, is there a
> workaround? Or am I perhaps misunderstanding the whole thing terribly?

as far as I know, you could have principals like
"user/ at REALM". Why would you like to have the whole mail
address in the second part of the principal?



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