Remove Heimdal Kerberos from my FreeBSD

Eric Masson e-masson at
Mon Jul 18 10:51:18 GMT 2005

Vladimir Terziev <vladimir.terziev at> writes:


>     i'm sure most of the FreeBSD users do not need kerberos for
> authnetication.

Could you give me your fortune teller crystal ball brand ?

>     If someone needs telnet+kerberos, then ok, such meta port could be
> created and this person will just need to install it, but importing
> something in the base system which is NOT commonly used is not a good
> idea, as i've already said.

More and more shops have Active Directory domains and windows boxes,
Kerberos support is something important in these shops.

So tune your system for your own use and refrain telling others how
they should work.

Éric Masson

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