krb5_rd_req() server argument should be optional

Nicolas Williams Nicolas.Williams at
Fri Feb 15 19:15:50 EST 2002

On Fri, Feb 15, 2002 at 04:30:26PM -0600, Matt Crawford wrote:
> > Yes, I have a need for a form of krb5_rd_req() whose server princ name
> > argument is optional and, if not provided, is obtained straight from the
> > decoded AP-REQ and returned to the caller.
> Eh?  You can already pass a NULL server principal. It will get the
> service name from the ticket and so can you.

Oh, look at that. Right you are. Boy, I jumped the gun on that. Sigh.


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