[PATCH] heimdal - avoid an endless loop when KDC replies KRB5KDC_ERR_SVC_UNAVAILABLE

Uri Simchoni urisimchoni at gmail.com
Wed Jun 17 03:47:20 MDT 2015

Incidentally, do you have a recipe for working with out-of-tree
heimdal and samba master (e.g. with your lorikeet branch)? (e.g. samba
configure options)


On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 8:04 AM, Andrew Bartlett <abartlet at samba.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 2015-06-16 at 08:24 +0300, Uri Simchoni wrote:
>> I tried avoiding THIS discussion by also submitting it upstream.
>> Looking at the upstream heimdal code:
>> - The bug seems to no longer exist (there's no nesting like here)
>> - The send code is a rewrite, making me uncomfortable in back-porting
>> it as a fix to this particular problem.
>> - When reviewing upstream heimdal code I did find a tiny bug of
>> swapped debug prints (print success in case of failure and vice versa)
>> but did not manage to submit it to the heimdal-discuss mailing list as
>> the web server that manages subscriptions to the list (list.sics.se)
>> appears to be dead.
>> I hope the comments in the commit message about the upstream fix will
>> help in pulling back a newer heimdal. Everyone are invited to review
>> upstream Heimdal code to verify that indeed the problem is fixed.
> Thanks, that's all I need as information when updating Heimdal.
> I'm working on the update when I get time.
> Andrew Bartlett
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