How hard is it to create a libkdc?

Luke Howard lukeh at
Wed May 25 01:40:59 GMT 2005

Here's the for the Heimdal KDC used in XAD:

-- Luke

>From: Luke Howard <lukeh at>
>Subject: Re: How hard is it to create a libkdc?
>To: abartlet at
>Cc: heimdal-discuss at, samba-technical at
>Date: Sun, 22 May 2005 23:37:05 +1000
>Organization: PADL Software Pty Ltd
>Versions: dmail (bsd44) 2.6d/makemail 2.10
>>As I try and explore the space surrounding Samba4 and my current
>>research area in using a Heimdal KDC, I'm looking for feedback on the
>>idea of 'libkdc'.  
>>That is, I'm wondering if the Heimdal KDC can be placed inside a static
>>library, with Samba handling deamon startup, and in particular the
>>sending/receiving of network packets.  
>We did this with XAD (so we could support the legacy DCE KDC protocol).
>-- Luke


More information about the samba-technical mailing list