[OpenAFS] OpenAFS implementation questions.

Derek Atkins warlord@MIT.EDU
Thu, 25 May 2006 15:32:46 -0400

Have your users run reauth?  That will automatically get them new
tickets and tokens..  Or tie into the screensaver!


Quoting Brady Catherman <bradyc@uidaho.edu>:

> I am currently considering moving our environment to OpenAFS but  
> before I can switch I need to make sure a few things are going to  
> keep working..
> We have users that use or systems for months on end without logging  
> off and I am concerned that the kerberos ticket they are being issued 
>  will expire. Having them log back into kerberos/openafs isn't really 
>  a good option for us (I am having a hard enough time selling even 
> the  basic conversion, let alone anything that requires user action!)
> Is there an easy way around this with OpenAFS? I have tried setting  
> the length of our kerberos tickets higher but the most it will give  
> me is 7 days. Is there another way to do this?
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