On 2015-07-31 07:52, Jan Cholasta wrote:
Dne 29.7.2015 v 10:09 Michael Šimáček napsal(a):
this is the first attempt to port FreeIPA from deprecated
python3-incompatible python-krbV library to python-gssapi. The patch
depends on python-kerberos->python-gssapi patch  to apply cleanly,
but the overlap is small, so I think it can be at least partially
reviewed without it.
I removed Backend.krb and KRB5_CCache classes as they were wrappers
around krbV classes. I added few utility functions to krb_utils module
that perform part of its functionality (no need for classes, because
gssapi acquire calls don't pass any context objects, they wouldn't have
I merged the two different kinit_keytab functions.
GSSAPI doesn't provide any method (that I'm aware of) to get default
ccache name. In most cases this is not needed as we can simply not pass
any name and it will use the default. The ldap plugin had to be adjusted
for this - the connect method now takes new use_gssapi argument, which
can turn on gssapi support without the need to supply explicit ccache
name. The only place where the ccache name is really needed is the test
server, where I use system klist command to obtain it.
I would prefer if the semantics were the same as in IPAdmin, i.e. GSSAPI
is used by default if bind password is not specified, see
IPAdmin.do_bind() in ipapython.ipaldap.
Just to clarify, the current flow in ldap module is:
if ccache: # I added "or use_gssapi" here in this patch
and you would like it to be changed into:
Is that correct?
It's also not possible to directly get default realm name, what I do is
importing nonexistent name, cannonicalizing it and extracting the realm
from it. Which should work but is ugly. It would be better if we could
modify the places that use it to not need it at all, but it's mostly
used in ldap code and I don't understand that part of FreeIPA.
Alternative would be parsing /etc/krb.conf.
You should use api.env.realm where possible. I think this should be most
of the places where default realm is currently used, if not all of them.
That would be great if all the usages could be replaced. How can I
determine where api.env.realm can be used? In particular, I'm unsure
about ipapython/config.py/__discover_config and ipaserver/plugins/join.py.
Sorry for long patch, but I'm afraid it cannot be reasonably split.
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