[OpenAFS] mod_waklog

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Wed, 04 Apr 2012 10:08:54 -0700

Stephen Quinney <stephen@jadevine.org.uk> writes:

> I've seen a few discussions on this mailing list about using mod_waklog,
> particularly regarding x86_64. I've recently had the chance to spend
> some time looking at it and now have it working on RHEL6 for both i386
> and x86_64.

> I took the latest code from the git repository (details at
> http://www.modwaklog.org/download.php) and started by applying the 3
> patches from http://userpages.umbc.edu/~aaronk/waklog/ which have been
> mentioned on this list before.

> To get it working with Kerberos 1.8 and newer without globally setting
> the allow_weak_crypto option to true I had to add a call to
> krb5_allow_weak_crypto() in mod_waklog.c, I think this could be done
> better as the code now won't work on machines with older versions of
> Kerberos.

> I also had to modify the set of libraries which are linked against so
> that only libafsrpc and libafsauthent are used.

This all sort of implies that modwaklog may be orphaned.  Has anyone been
able to get in touch with the current maintainers?  Are they accepting new
people on the maintenance team?  Are they looking for someone else to pick
up maintenance?

The last change pushed to their Git repository was two and a half years

Every Apache module requires modifications, in some cases extensive, for
Apache 2.4, which has just recently been released.

Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>