pkinit kinit/krb5.conf naming inconsistencies

Nicolas Williams Nicolas.Williams at
Wed Sep 17 11:06:00 EDT 2008

On Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 10:36:12AM -0400, Tom Yu wrote:
> "Stephen C. Buckley" <sbuckley at MIT.EDU> writes:
> > On Sep 16, 2008, at 4:54 PM, Nicolas Williams wrote:
> >> In any case, I suppose that MIT filibusters by silence, thus nothing
> >> will change and I'm just wasting my time.
> >
> > Not quite.  We have a process in place where the Kerberos Consortium  
> > Board sets the priorities for how the MIT staff spends its time.   
> > This allows us to more strategic, and maybe a little less able to to  
> > jump into a discussion that suddenly erupts on one of the lists.
> >
> > Tom, feel free to jump in here, but isn't one of our unprioritized  
> > objectives to merge the UMich and Apple pkinit code and we could  
> > potentially fix this problem as part of that the project?
> One of our medium-term goals is to merge the UMich and Apple pkinit
> implementations in some way.  Feedback on the pkinit user interfaces
> and other aspects of pkinit is welcome and appreciated.
> To Nico: Thank you for pointing out the inconsistency in the pkinit
> user interface.  I am currently investigating why this is the case.

Excellent, I appreciate that.



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