ghudson at MIT.EDU
Tue Nov 9 12:22:14 EST 2010
On Tue, 2010-11-09 at 11:21 -0500, W. Michael Petullo wrote:
> I am interested in developing a krb5 1.8 plugin that announces a login
> using D-Bus. I'd like to have other daemons use this information to
> perform various actions to prepare an environment for the use by a user.
Can you explain, independent of the idea of plugins, what behavior you
want the Kerberos library to exhibit? The Kerberos library is typically
used by a system's login process, but does not control it, so there is
not necessarily a good integration point for announcing a login. It's
possible that what you want is a PAM module.
Your question does point out that we could benefit from a central list
of pluggable interfaces for developers.
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