Automatic Prompting for Tickets on Windows

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Thu Jan 8 12:57:58 EST 2004

>>>>> "Kevin" == Kevin Coffman <kwc at> writes:

    Kevin> Does setting the KRB5CCNAME environment variable provide
    Kevin> *equivalent* funcionality to the use of this private
    Kevin> function?

No, it does not.  CCAPI makes the rather dubious decision of binding
to a cache tightly the first time it is used.  This function tends to
be used to change that binding.

On a non-CCAPI platform such as Unix, this function does provide the
same functionality.

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