KFW 3.1 Authentication dialog
jaltman at secure-endpoints.com
Wed Nov 29 17:17:35 EST 2006
The Leash32 executable has been replaced by NetIDMgr.
The Leash API contacts NetIDMgr instead of Leash32 to perform its
Constructing a new API exported by new DLLs that do the same thing
as the existing API will only cause applications developed against
the Leash API to break. Unless of course the Leash API was kept as
The Kerberos team is working on a new cross platform Login Library
implementation. When that is available on Windows, then the Leash API
can be deprecated and after several years removed. Notice that the
KClient API is still shipped with KFW even though it hasn't been
recommended in ages. This is done in order to allow applications
developed against that API to still work when new versions of KFW
are installed on the same system.
Secure Endpoints Inc.
Eli Breder wrote:
> From what I understand, NetID Mngr is supposed to replace Leash.
> "Leash_kinit_dlg_ex()" is an exported function in leashw32.dll. It seems
> like the authentication dialog should be a service offered by NetIDMngr.
> *Eli Breder*
> *Software Developer*
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> *From:* Jeffrey Altman [mailto:jaltman at columbia.edu]
> *Sent:* Wednesday, November 29, 2006 3:15 PM
> *To:* Elijah Breder
> *Cc:* krbdev at mit.edu
> *Subject:* Re: KFW 3.1 Authentication dialog
> Its "Leash_kinit_dlg_ex()"
> Eli Breder wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Does Net ID Manager have the equivalent of Leash's
> Leash_kinit_dlg_ex() to
> > display the authentication dialog programmatically? If so, is
> there some
> > sample code we could look at (proper initialization, etc.)?
> > Thanks very much,
> > Eli Breder
> > Software Developer
> > Hummingbird Connectivity, a division of Open Text Corporation
> > 1010 Sherbrooke West, Suite 811
> > Montreal, Quebec
> > H3A 2R7
> > Tel: (514) 281-5551 ext. 231
> > Fax: (514) 281-9958 <mailto:281-9958eli at montreal.hcl.com>
> > eli.breder at hummingbird.com
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