Exporting gssapi context, take two
hartmans at MIT.EDU
Tue Apr 27 17:39:56 EDT 2004
>>>>> "Kevin" == Kevin Coffman <kwc at citi.umich.edu> writes:
Kevin> Sam, I understand (and can agree with) your aversion to
Kevin> putting this in the glue layer, but aren't you asking for a
Kevin> standardized glue api here?
Kevin> I'm sure you don't want code that is dependent on a
Kevin> specific glue implementation in the MIT gssapi code? This
Kevin> doesn't make it right, but there is already a pname_to_uid
Kevin> function in the mechglue code.
I don't? I'm not at all clear about that. UNlike Java, the C
bindings do not specify the interface between the glue layer and the
mechanisms, so it seems like that interface needs to be glue layer
specific in some way.
But I never stopped to question the assumption that mechanism
implementations were bound to at most one glue layer.
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