[OpenAFS] admin problem with AFS - krb5

Derek Atkins warlord@MIT.EDU
14 May 2001 16:38:19 -0400

try 'host.iwr01'


Martin Schulz <schulz@iwrmm.math.uni-karlsruhe.de> writes:

> Derek Atkins <warlord@mit.edu> writes:
> > What name did you put in the AFS PTS DB?  You will need to use
> > 'schulz.admin' and not 'schulz/admin' due to naming differences
> > between k4 (AFS) and k5.
> That one worked. But now, I want to create an afs user for my hosts
> (that is, the client-local root users) too. How do I need to translate
> the k5 principal
> host/iwr07.mathematik.uni-karlsruhe.de@IWRMM.UNI-KARLSRUHE.DE
> to the afs user name? What to do with the dots? A naive idea of 
>         pts createuser -name "host.iwr01\.mathematik\.uni-karlsruhe\.de"
> did only yield:
> pts: Badly formed name (group prefix doesn't match owner?) ; 
> unable to create user host.iwr07\.mathematik\.uni-karlsruhe\.de
> Without the slashes, no error message appears, but it does not work
> nevertheless. I cannot image to be the first to face that problem, but
> I did not find the answer in the FAQ.
> Yours,
> -- 
> Martin Schulz                             schulz@iwrmm.math.uni-karlsruhe.de
> Uni Karlsruhe, Institut f. wissenschaftliches Rechnen u. math. Modellbildung
> Engesser Str. 6, 76128 Karlsruhe

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