Seperating Heimdal from Samba4

David Holder david.holder at
Wed Jun 4 08:07:18 GMT 2008


Don't forget IPv6. Need to ensure that if Samba4 is using IPv6 then the 
KDC also listens on IPv6.

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Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
>> The other challenge will be ensuring that Heimdal is started and stopped
>> by Samba4 as an integrated service, listens on the right interfaces etc.
>> We could try to have a libkdc exported by Heimdal (so we control those
>> matters, as we do now), but this will be more work again. 
> I think a libkdc is exactly what we need and I don't see how this more
> work... If the system doesn't have the stuff we need, we can build
> static libraries of them internaly and link against them.
> The same way we do this with libtalloc and libtdb already.
> metze

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