ldap-backend with kerberos

Julian Thomé frostisch at yahoo.de
Thu Sep 10 12:02:24 EDT 2009

Thank you very much so far,

is it possible to compile the smbk5pwd-module, that it can be used with 
MIT kerberos so that we can sync passwords between ldap and kerberos ?
It seems that this module with this configuration only works with 
Or are there any alternatives ?

Thank you !!

> On Wed, 2009-09-09 at 06:12 -0400, Julian Thomé wrote:
>> Hello mailing list,
>> We want to integrate Kerberos with our existing 
>> User-Authentication-System using PAM-LDAP thus ... we want to use ldap 
>> as a backend for kerberos.
>> That means that user data like password, username, uid etc. ist stored 
>> in the LDAP-DB and we want kerberos to user this data.
>> Is this possible in this way ?
> Yes, this is possible in krb5 1.6 and later.  There are instructions in
> the admin guide.  You may need a copy of the source tree to get
> kerberos.schema from.
> Setup can be a little tricky to get right, depending on how familiar you
> are with your OpenLDAP setup.

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