Proposal: Support for 32 bit version numbers in keytabs
Douglas E. Engert
deengert at anl.gov
Thu Dec 2 13:53:34 EST 2004
Ezra Peisach wrote:
>>How does this work with SEAM on Solaris or HP's Kerberos or any other
Don't know either, just asking. Are there any HP people on the krbdev list?
If not, we could always test it. We have HPs.
> The short answer is - I do not know.
> If HP's kerberos is really based on MIT 1.2.2 release (according to one
> web site) - then they do not have the vno > 240 hacks - but the file
> reading code should be the same.
> SEAM: Nico can speak better to this...
> Other vendors - I do not know... Regretfully, as far as I know - there is
> no published standard for the keytab file. Please correct me if I am
> Does anyone know of the interoperability of keytabs? Remember - we will
> still be able to read - or import the older format (say from Windows)...
> I suppose we can setup a flag in krb5.conf to not produce this
> extended keytab file for those that need it...
Douglas E. Engert <DEEngert at anl.gov>
Argonne National Laboratory
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