config option inconsistencies

Gabor Gombas gombasg at
Fri Nov 17 07:11:14 EST 2006

On Thu, Nov 16, 2006 at 05:11:44PM -0500, Kevin Coffman wrote:

> I was just talking about new options being added for pkinit.  I'm
> pretty sure it would be too painful (for the installed base) at this
> point to change these.

Not neccessarily. If you modify the config file parser to automatically
replace '-' with '_' or just to strip both from key names, then Heimdal
could accept all forms. Whether that would really improve compatibility
or would just increase user confusion is another question.


     MTA SZTAKI Computer and Automation Research Institute
                Hungarian Academy of Sciences

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