[Samba] logging lines in krb5.conf

Jason Keltz jas at eecs.yorku.ca
Mon Oct 5 18:29:15 UTC 2020

On 10/5/2020 12:44 PM, Rowland penny via samba wrote:
> On 05/10/2020 17:27, Jason Keltz via samba wrote:
>> Hi Roland,
>> I'm glad you brought that up.  This is a piece of the puzzle I have 
>> been very confused with.  I'm not using the Samba from CentOS/RHEL, 
>> but a custom compiled one (latest 4.11.13).   As CentOS uses MIT 
>> Kerberos by default, am I not automatically using MIT Krb5 on the 
>> server in the mode you describe as "Experimental"?   Is Samba 
>> re-implenting the Heimdal based Kerberos, or using the system 
>> Kerberos? Do I have a choice? And If my system doesn't use Heimdel 
>> and only has MIT Krb5 libraries, isn't that  what would be used?  
>> Here's the ldd on the samba binary...
> It depends on how you actually built Samba, did you pass 
> '--with-system-mitkrb5 --with-experimental-mit-ad-dc' to configure ?
> You could try running 'smbd -b | grep HAVE_LIBKADM5SRV_MIT' on the DC
> Rowland 

Hi Rowland,

Our auto build system is compiling with this:



> %  smbd -b | grep HAVE_LIBKADM5SRV_MIT

I'd like to believe that the Kerberos implementation with Samba could 
run independent of the O/S one, but I suspect that if you have MIT 
Kerberos, it's going to compile with that?


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