Samba AFS Integration Support

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Mar 24 19:37:50 UTC 2021

On Wed, Mar 24, 2021 at 01:03:23PM -0600, John P Janosik via samba-technical wrote:
>I saw the discussions about dropping some code in Samba 4.15 and the old
>AFS support included by --with-fake-kaserver came to mind.  That code
>requires AFS to be configured to use single DES Kerberos service principal
>keys so we stopped using it a while back in IBM run AFS cells that I know
>of.  I have thought about updating Samba to support modern encryption types
>for AFS service principal keys but haven't found time in the last few years
>so probably will never get to it.
>John Janosik
>jpjanosi at

Thanks John, I'll look into creating a patch to
remove all of the #ifdef WITH_FAKE_KASERVER code.

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