David Abrahams dave at
Mon Jul 20 12:24:02 EDT 2009

On Jul 20, 2009, at 10:47 AM, John Jasen wrote:

> David Abrahams wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to find out what's needed to make Kerberos work well on a
>> laptop that may run disconnected from its master KDC, and  
>> occasionally,
>> from everything (NIC turned off).  In particular, a Mac laptop,  
>> which is
>> apparently already running an LKDC
>> (  I've  
>> done
>> all the googling, and got nothing conclusive. I mention the LKDC in  
>> part
>> because one of the few ideas I did find was to run a slave KDC on the
>> laptop, but I'm not sure whether that's even possible, given the
>> required presence of the LKDC.
>> Any help would be much appreciated, and I'd be happy to document
>> anything I learn in a public place so the next guy doesn't have to
>> pester this list about it.
> If you create or change the user accounts to mobile accounts,

I'm sorry, I don't know what that means.  Kerberos has some formal  
notion of "mobile accounts?"

> won't OSC
> cache the login credentials?

Sorry for my ignorance, but I don't know what OSC is.

David Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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