smbclient source code.( -k option )
Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Oct 12 04:06:36 MDT 2010
On Sun, Oct 10, 2010 at 10:19:00AM -0700, ranjith.rajendran at wipro.com wrote:
> Thanks Volker for your valuable info...
> As I Understand that smbclient with -k options is to be used when we are trying to connect to AD Environment.
> Pls clarify on the below work flow :
> 1> smbclient uses kerberos security mechanism to connect to a PC.
> 2> If kerberos fails,it falls back to the common NTLM security mechanism and connects to the pc.
To be honest, I would have to test it myself. But this
sounds very likely.
> In order to implement kerberos security, I'm using following functions :
> /* Setting (or) Re-setting SMB_CONTEXT to kerberos mode accordingly */
> smbc_setOptionUseKerberos(context, option_value.b);
> smbc_setOptionFallbackAfterKerberos(context, option_value.b);
> Please guide me to enable kerberos in my implementation.
Also, this sounds very good. If it does not work, please
give us more information what fails.
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