Coda File System

Re: rpc2-2.0

From: Jerry Amundson <>
Date: Tue, 30 May 2006 15:53:59 -0500
Hah. Good timing. Thanks... 

On Tue May 30 2006 15:41, Jan Harkes wrote:
> Coda-6.0.15 itself is mostly backported server-side fixes. The main
> reason there is a Coda-6.0.15 release simultaneously with this new RPC2
> library is that I've used the new rpc2/secure encryption code to improve
> the security of the Coda token. Because the format of the Coda token has
> changed you have to upgrade all Coda servers to 6.0.15. Older server
> will reject the new token, so users will not be able to authenticate to
> your realm when you have a mix of older and newer servers. The new Coda
> token has the same size as the old tokens, so it is not necessary to
> upgrade old clients at the same time.

On Tue May 30 2006 15:45, Jerry Amundson wrote:
> With this, do server(s) also need an upgrade?
> My  FC5 client running this (and the rest of CVS-current) seems unable to
> authenticate... (sorry, have not had time to check logs, etc.)
> jerry
> 2006/05/24 16:21:29     <>
>         Added build dependency on rpc2-2.0, needed for the new token
> format.
>     Modified files:
>         coda/debian/: control
>     Removed files:
>         coda/tools/:
Received on 2006-05-30 16:55:00