Multiple realms served by single kadmind

Tom Parker tparker at
Tue May 28 00:57:57 EDT 2013

Hi Greg

Thanks for the information.  How can I tell my clients to use a custom 
port for password change?  The man pages I have don't mention this and 
they tell me erroneously that kadmind will server multiple realms (This 
I assume is a suse packaging problem, not a kerberos problem)


On Tue 28 May 2013 12:44:52 AM EDT, Greg Hudson wrote:
> On 05/24/2013 02:28 PM, Tom Parker wrote:
>> Is it possible to server several realms from a single kadmind process?
>> With the the krb5kdc process it's as simple as specifying multiple -r
>> REALM flags on the command line?
> We do not have that feature currently; you have to use separate kadmind
> processes (and therefore different ports) for different realms.
> (Apologies for the slow response.)

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