Patch to obtain AFS tokens..

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Wed Jul 18 21:39:43 GMT 2001

"Robertson, Jason V" wrote:
> Hi,
> I've written a patch to samba and a Win32 GUI client to allow clients to
> obtain AFS tokens at multiple cells securely, list tokens, and unlog tokens.
> We have a security mandate about plaintext passwords on the network and I
> couldn't think of another way to do it so this is the result.
> It's been in use for a while and seems fairly stable, useful, so I'm
> releasing it back in case anyone else finds it useful.
> Some caveats:
> 1. I've never developed in RPC and it doesn't interest me much so I only
> learned enough to get it working.  Don't laugh at my code :)
> 2. I've never really used OpenSSL
> 3. I've never developed samba code.
> So it may not be real pretty, but it works for us here.
> One question - where do I upload it?  It's too big to send in this mail.
> README file is below.

This looks VERY interesting, thanks for your efforts.  The best place to
send it is samba-patches at in diff -u format, or if you have too
many other things in the tarball then just sending a link to an FTP site
might be a good idea.  (Send this to samba-patches as well, so we don't
loose track of it).

Andrew Bartlett

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