Remove Heimdal Kerberos from my FreeBSD

Vladimir Terziev vladimir.terziev at sun-fish.com
Sun Jul 17 12:46:53 GMT 2005


    Yes, i deleted it along with all libs related to it. This caused telnet/ssh/etc to stop working. So i rebuilt the world with NO_KERBEROS=yes and now all is like a charm -- no Heimdal Kerberos and no software depending on it.
    I think making the Heimdal Kerberos part of the base FreeBSD OS is bad idea, but linking base software (like telnet, ssh), which is part of the base FreeBSD OS, against it, is very very bad idea.

	Vladimir


On Sun, 17 Jul 2005 22:02:04 +0930
"Daniel O'Connor" <doconnor at gsoft.com.au> wrote:

> On Sunday 17 July 2005 02:26, Dominic Marks wrote:
> > In /etc/make.conf put
> >
> > NO_KERBEROS=yes
> >
> > Then build a new world. That should do the trick.
> 
> This won't remove it, it will just not update it.
> You would have to delete it by hand.
> 
> Telnet/ssh/etc don't have to depend on Kerberos and if you use the above 
> option they will be built without Kerb support.
> 
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