question regarding use of krb5_context and krb5_auth_context

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Thu Sep 4 14:56:44 EDT 2003

>>>>> "JC" == JC Ferguson <jc at> writes:

    JC> Thanks for the quick reply.  One last question.  If I were to
    JC> use multiple krb5_context's in a multi-threaded application
    JC> and wrap a lock/mutex around all the krb5_* calls, should I
    JC> expect things to work fine?  I.e., never call the krb5 api
    JC> from more than one thread at the same time.

That should work fine.

You may actually be able to do somewhat better than that although it
will take some experimentation.

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