Missing parameters in krb5.conf required for kadmin client

david bracken brackmeister2 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 15 05:28:35 EST 2008


Before I throw myself off a bridge in frustration, I decided to whip
out my laptop and post a message to the kerberos mailing list.

I've got a RHEL5 box authenticating against a Win2k3 box. SSO doesn't
work though because I can't run kadmin. Normaly AD logins work, just
not SSO.

Here is what I tried:

kadmin addprinc -randkey host/adtest1.test.company
Authenticating as principal unixadmin/admin at TEST.COMPANY with password.
kadmin: Missing parameters in krb5.conf required for kadmin client
while initializing kadmin interface

and here is the relevant part of my krb5.conf:

  admin_server = intt9dc1.test.company:88
  kdc = intt9dc1.test.company:749
  master_kdc = intt9dc1.test.company:749
  default_domain = test.company

According to the source code, I need the following defined:

I really can't see the problem. Can anyone push me in the right direction?


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