GSS-krb5 and enctype lists, revisited

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Fri Apr 18 16:15:59 EDT 2003

>>>>> "Steven" == Steven Michaud <smichaud at> writes:

    Steven> So, before _too_ long, the problem that Ken Raeburn's
    Steven> talking about should disappear.  This seems to strengthen
    Steven> the argument for an interim solution -- one that doesn't
    Steven> permanently (publicly) change the MIT Kerberos API.

We should make an API change exactly if we believe the API was wrong
in the first place and the new API is more correct.

It is reasonable for a temporary problem to expose a long-standing
flaw in an API.

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