[Samba] Samba versions require specific Kerberos version?

Lars Müller lars at samba.org
Sun Dec 14 22:06:34 GMT 2008

On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 03:48:13PM -0500, Frank Burleigh wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 8:52 AM, Lars Müller <lars at samba.org> wrote:
> > On Sat, Dec 13, 2008 at 09:12:53PM -0500, Frank Burleigh wrote:
> >> My SuSE ES 10 SP1 (32bit) and SP2 (64bit) servers have (from the
> >> opensuse repositories) Samba 3.2.4, with the MIT Kerberos provided in
> >> the SLES distribution.  In other words, my Samba is a little "ahead"
> >> of the Kerberos distribution.
> >
> > Samba uses the libraries as available at build time.  Therefore
> > everything should fit and you don't have to fear being "ahead".
> The openSuSE 10.3 "update" repository has Kerberos 1.6x, my machines have 1.4x.

openSUSE 10.3 is not SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) 10.

SLE 10 was made from the same source code as 10.1.

10.3 (and even 10.2 and 11.0) requires for example a different glibc
version.  Same with Kerberos as you have seen.

> I admit I worry about the dependencies between SLES 10 and the updates
> available at the openSuSE repositories.  I suppose this is *our* form
> of "DLL Hell." ;-)

Please try to use
and I expect you run into less trouble.

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