kadmin.local works but kadmin doesn't. kpasswd 'insufficient access to lock data base'

Will Fiveash William.Fiveash at sun.com
Tue Jun 13 14:02:42 EDT 2006

On Tue, Jun 13, 2006 at 11:17:35AM -0400, Jeffrey Hutzelman wrote:
> I'd suggest looking at the kadmind log and/or attaching strace to the 
> running strace to see what file it's trying to access that is prohibited by 
> policy.  Then adjust the policy to correct the problem.

As an aside, Solaris 10 has a nice utility called ppriv which shows
information about the privileges that a running program is missing.  I
used this to determine which priv. to grant to gpg instead of just
allowing it to run setuid root.

Will Fiveash
Sun Microsystems Inc.
Austin, TX, USA (TZ=CST6CDT)

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