Why use krb5_set_real_time() instead of NTP ?
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Wed May 10 05:01:08 GMT 2006
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Luke Howard wrote:
> Well, you don't have to change the system time (of course whether
> you securely know what the KDC time is is another matter).
>>From the Heimdal code:
> * Set the absolute time that the caller knows the kdc has so the
> * kerberos library can calculate the relative diffrence beteen the
> * KDC time and local system time.
Maybe I'm being dense here, but is this really the case of
a user space application working around trying to work around
an unsynchronized system clock on the client ?
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