Subject: Re: kerberos in 1.5_ALPHA
To: None <>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/09/2000 12:46:49
In <> wrote:

>> # I think a better question is "why is kerberos being built in by default ?"

>> I think an even better question is 'why will it not just fall back and change
>> the local password when it can't contact kerberos or yp'?

> Ah, no.  If I set it up for kerberos/yp, I don't want that to happen.

I think it should be configurable to enable or disable kerberos
at runtime by some configuration files (like passwd.conf/nsswitch.conf).
Izumi Tsutsui