Mechanism extensions and the GSSAPI

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Mon May 3 16:07:12 EDT 2004

>>>>> "Nicolas" == Nicolas Williams <Nicolas.Williams at> writes:

    Nicolas> RFC2744 speaks to this issue.  While it doesn't specify
    Nicolas> an ABI it does encourage implementors to specify one.

Yes.  Within an implementation you will have an ABI.

I know of no platform that has standardized an ABI across GSSAPI
implementations on that platform.

There may be cases where it happens to work and some applications
(Sap) rely on this.


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