Coda File System

Re: Coda for home directories and NIS vs. Kerberos

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Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2008 16:12:17 +0100
Hi Gordan,

On Thu, Jan 31, 2008 at 01:36:06PM +0000, wrote:
> >Of course, just give the cron jobs relevant credentials.
> Again by piping the password into clog? :-/

What is wrong with that? No difference to using a Kerberos keytab
which is a generally accepted practice :)

> Indeed, I'm aware of all that, but I don't think Coda is unsuitable for 
> doing things in a more traditional way. All it would take is for the ACLs 
> to be hooked and initialised at login time, while authenticating off 
> passwd/nis/kerberos.

You have been warned and from now on you are on your own.

Received on 2008-01-31 10:13:43