Subject: Re: Kerberos is on by default?
To: Brandon D. Valentine <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/29/2000 22:19:30
On Wed, Jun 28, 2000 at 06:00:13PM -0400, Brandon D. Valentine wrote:
> Well I got NetBSD installed on those sparcs.  Wow, I'm impressed.  I did
> a netboot install off of an IRiX box.  Very smooth.  I'm presently
> getting pkgsrc and more software installed onto them.  But the primary
> issue I'm dealing with right now is that Kerberos seems to be on by
> default.  Is there some glaringly obvious way to rip out the Kerberos
> stuff?  It takes forever to login because it goes looking for Kerberos
> tickets I don't have.  I don't run Kerberos servers for a number of
> reasons and I'm not going to change anytime soon.  I'd rather just rip
> out the Kerberos stuff and go with straight NIS for authentication.

Unfortunably, not rigth now. Crypto has just been integrated in the base
system (it was an optional set before), and the problem showed up at this
time. I believe (I hope :) it's being worked on.

Manuel Bouyer <>