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From "Leo Li" <>
Subject Re: [OT]Where is the source code for kerberos client?
Date Fri, 31 Aug 2007 02:08:13 GMT
On 8/31/07, Enrique Rodriguez <> wrote:
> On 8/30/07, Leo Li <> wrote:
> > ...
> >      So does directory project has such an java implementation of
> kerberos
> > client? If so, it can save us from rewriting such feature and wrap it as
> a
> > JGSS provider.
> Hi, Leo,
> The links from Emmanuel are the shared (kerberos-shared) and
> server-side (protocol-kerberos) components for Kerberos that are in
> the Directory trunk.  What you are looking for is the kerberos client
> (not in the trunk, but which uses kerberos-shared) at:
> There is draft doco at:
> Please note this is a client-side *component* for Kerberos, meaning it
> is not a CLI or GUI client.  But, that is likely what you want for
> JGSS, anyway.  We use this for integration tests for the Kerberos
> server running in ApacheDS, in JUnit tests.

  Thank you,  Enrique.
  Yes, what we need are the classes for a library.

We need to complete support for client-side handling during
> pre-authentication, but most everything works.  I am planning to
> re-engage pre-authentication when our current trunk code freeze is
> over so we should have this client pretty well cleaned up in the next
> month or so.

   No problem.We are just making a plan whether we shall implement this
feature ourselves and I think we have found enough luck and help from
directory project.:)


Leo Li
China Software Development Lab, IBM

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