advice on kerberizing products

Jeffrey Altman jaltman at
Thu Apr 24 00:23:35 EDT 2008

Another reason for dynamically loading the libraries with dlopen() is 
that your
application is not purely dependent upon Kerberos for authentication.  If
Kerberos or GSSAPI is not available, should your application refuse to

If the application functionality is useful without network authentication,
then dlopen() is definitely the way to go.

Jeffrey Altman

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