Samba4 kadmin interface (commit 12ce07e53b9453f35a1483d941bfce9c23f790a0)

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sat Dec 3 15:25:25 MST 2011

On Fri, 2011-12-02 at 18:32 +0100, Gémes Géza wrote:
> Hi,
> I've tried using  heimdal (1.4.0) kadmin with the new
> module. Unfortunately it doesn't support it:
> # kadmin -l
> kadmin: error trying to load dynamic module /usr/lib/ (null)
> kadmin: No database support for samba4:
> I suppose my heimdal installation is too old. What is the minimal
> heimdal version this module should work with?

I used current Heimdal from GIT when I tried it out.

The ideal situation would be to compile Samba against lorikeet-heimdal
as the system Heimdal, and then use the kadmin from there, as that will
be the same version. 

I will probably restrict this feature to this case, as in retrospect
this is unsafe unless we have use the same libkrb5 (due to the passed in

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

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