krb1.5 plugin interface query

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sun Sep 10 19:35:50 EDT 2006

On Fri, 2006-09-08 at 15:37 -0400, Ken Raeburn wrote:
> On Sep 8, 2006, at 11:58, Vipin Rathor wrote:
> >     As MIT_krb1.5 supports two plugin interfaces, one internal  
> > interface for
> > new database layer and other public interface for KDC.
> > here, can anyone tell me,
> > 1.How i can use these interfaces to get most out of them?
> > there any reference doc. available for using these interfaces?
> No reference docs currently.
> kdc location: Are you doing anything interesting where krb5.conf  
> entries or DNS SRV records won't cut it for locating your KDCs?

Ahh, so this is the correct way to solve the disgusting hacks currently
being placed in Samba 3.0, where we rewrite the krb5.conf for
DC-affinity and discovery purposes...

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.        
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