Null realms and servers

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Fri Dec 15 21:27:16 EST 2006

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

    Nicolas> On Fri, Dec 15, 2006 at 06:51:35PM -0500, Jeffrey Altman
    Nicolas> wrote:
    >> I believe that matching against the default realm is the
    >> correct change for this case.

    Nicolas> It is not.

    Nicolas> Just a few days ago I discussed with Sam an alternative
    Nicolas> fallback host2realm resolution that Solaris will likely
    Nicolas> soon sport:

Right.  I said at the time I was not thrilled by this strategy, but
didn't see a problem.  Note that I still see no problem with this
strategy for client side mapping to realms.

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