[OpenAFS] FC6 MIT/Krb5 AFS basic install questions
Wed, 13 Jun 2007 09:55:10 -0700
Greetings from Cambridge, up the river from MIT! I'm out "in the
field" visiting my company headquarters, attending the non-technical
course which justified this trip, trying, during my breaks, to install
an AFS/Kerberos "proof-of-concept" demo cell on an aged i686 desktop
in the lab. I spent four hours last night flipping between OpenAFS
web site, AFS wiki, Fedora site and wiki, various Kerberos cheat
sheets and RPM intros, and I'm confused about the software
I installed Fedora Core 6 from five CDs. I haven't yet discovered
whether my generic FC6 install included MIT Kerberos 5, and I suspect
I'll piece that information together this afternoon.
If I have to install Kerberos software, do I want to install the
software after, or before the AFS software? Will some libraries be
The OpenAFS release pages list a bunch of RPMs for each FC release.
Do I take all of them, somehow point Yum at them, or select a specific
Hopefully, I'll see some readers of this list tonight at the BBLISA
meeting. Meanwhile, if someone will answer this message with
guidance, that would be helpful. Thanks.