using k5start

Rohit Kumar Mehta rohitm at
Wed Dec 3 12:42:09 EST 2008

Maybe krenew would be helpful?

Jan Sanders wrote:
> Hello list,
> may be s.o. can help me out.
> I have a home directory that comes from an nfs server. I get a ticket on 
> login using pam. If it expires I sue kinit. The probelm is that I would 
> like to let processes run (wo/constantly kinit-ing) with access to my 
> home that run longer that the ticket lifetime.
> k5start seems to be promising. But in order to start a process k5start 
> needs a keytab. If I create a keytab for my pricipal I can no longer use 
> my password to get a ticket from the KDC.
> I have the nagging feeling I am missing something.
> Jan
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