[OpenAFS] Fileserver doesn't recognise host-principals
Thu, 4 Sep 2008 10:54:03 +0200
On Wed, Sep 03, 2008 at 10:34:18AM -0700, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Frank Burkhardt <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > I've got a strange problem here. Some of my AFS-client-machines must
> > put some stuff into AFS on a regular basis. Since all of them have
> > a host/...-Keytab, I wanted to use it as AFS-identity:
> > admin@afs $ pts create host.somehost.cbs.mpg.de
> > User host.somehost.cbs.mpg.de has id 2000000044
> AFS uses K4 principal naming, so the PTS ID has to be rcmd.somehost. AFS
> will map host/somehost.your.domain to rcmd.somehost internally before
> checking ACLs.
Thank you - that was the problem. Is there any reason for this "anomaly"? Is
it possible to disable it?