krb5_get_in_tkt_with_password -> gss_init_sec_context()

Love Hörnquist Åstrand lha at
Wed Apr 28 04:32:22 EDT 2010


In heimdal we use gss_krb5_import_cred() to import credentials (ccache and keytabs) into a gss_cred_id_t.


28 apr 2010 kl. 04:20 skrev Greg Hudson:

> gss_krb5_ccache_name() will set a thread-specific variable which
> determines the ccache used by gss_acquire_cred().
> gss_krb5_acquire_cred_ccache() appears to be an IBM creation; it's not
> in Heimdal, and Google has only five matches for it.
> On Tue, 2010-04-27 at 15:26 -0400, vir vir wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am trying to get a credential cache (krb5_ccache) using the functions krb5_get_in_tkt_with_password() or get the credential handle  (krb5_creds)krb5_get_init_creds_password() and then use this  credential in gss_init_sec_context().
>> I find out that there is a function call gss_krb5_acquire_cred_ccache() 
>> allows an application to acquire a GSS-API credential using a credentials cache.
>> but MIT doesn't support this function.
>> Do you know how I after I am getting the  credential  for the "password" function I can use it in gss_init_sec_context().
>> Thanks,
>> Alex
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