Please Review Changes to Windows Exports List for krb5 1.2.5 in KfW 2.2

Nicolas Williams Nicolas.Williams at
Tue Apr 16 11:48:00 EDT 2002

Yes, but, you know which principals the user has, yes?

So a new error, say KRB5_NO_XREALM_PATH, would suffice for you to
detect which credentials to use for which target services' realms. After
all, you complained that the server not found error is mostly useless -
would not KRB5_NO_XREALM_PATH be sufficiently useful?



On Tue, Apr 16, 2002 at 11:27:08AM -0400, Jeffrey Altman wrote:
> You can have multiple credential caches.  And that is fine.  The issue
> is that I might not have credentials for the service the user wants to
> connect to.  But the user can get them.  If I knew which realm the
> user needed to authenticate to, then I can prompt the user to get the
> correct credentials for the connection she wisheds to make.  But
> without the ability to determine the correct realm I have to throw my
> hands up in the arm.
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