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Configure LCLS Server to

Authenticate to a Kerberos Server


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1) Edit /etc/krb5.conf    ( see lcls-srv20: /etc/krb5.conf )

2) Run: authconfig   ( an interface for configuring system authentication resources )

  3)/etc/ssh/ssh_config   ( or a ~/.ssh/config )

    • GSSAPIAuthentication yes
    • GSSAPIDelegateCredentials yes

4) Create a .k5login file in your home directory with this one line

     (replace "slac_id" with your current id, Realm must be UPPER CASE).



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Created by: Jingchen Zhou, 27-Aug-2003