Making sure existing kdc.conf files continue to work

Henry B. Hotz hotz at
Sun Jan 29 01:56:40 EST 2006

On Jan 28, 2006, at 9:01 AM, krbdev-request at wrote:

> The one part that is not currently done is that the database_name
> relation in the realms section of kdc.conf is no longer used.
> Instead, the database_name relation in the db_modules section of
> krb5.conf is used.

FWIW Heimdal puts dbname in the [kdc] section.  I don't think we need  
to aim for compatibility at this level though.
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