Re: Please test krb5-config in experimental
Sam Hartman <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Last night I uploaded a more or less rewrite of krb5-config to
> experimental. The goal of this rewrite is to significantly reduce the
> number of cases where users are asked questions or where the resulting
> configuration is completely wrong.
For what it's worth (knowing that this message may come too late), Peter
Knowles has done some work to create a Kerberos model for Config::Model.
This model (and Config::Model) could help:
- in providing validation for Kerberos config files
- upgrading configuration during package upgrade (see current thread on
As a bonus, you would also get a GUI to edit Kerberos config files. (a
wizard for Config::Model is also planned so users can start a config
That said, I do not know how complere is Kerberos model, or if Peter
still has time to work on it.
Peter, what's the status on Kerberos model ?
All the best
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