Subject: Re: kerberos V
To: None <>
From: Lars-Johan Liman <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/30/2001 07:33:00
> I'd like to give you the reasons I said this, but it was a long time
> ago I made the decision, and many of my old reasons don't apply
> anymore.  Thinking about this now, the reasons I don't want to are:
>  * Relies on Heimdal libraries for things like argument parsing and
>    network I/O.  This is fine for Heimdal, but I think it's important
>    to be able to build without crypto, which means I wouldn't be able
>    to rely upon the existence of those functions.  Or they'd need to
>    be put into the non-crypto part of the tree...  That'd be
>    inappropriate since they're part of the Heimdal dist, and also just
>    too much work for basically one utility.

That's a very good point.

>  * I really don't have the time or the energy.

> You might be able to convince me the first argument isn't good enough,
> but I'm sure I won't budge on the second. :-)

No need for me to try. You convinced me. :-)