From: Gary Mills (mills at cc dot umanitoba dot ca)
Date: Fri Jun 04 2004 - 12:39:44 EDT
On Tue, Jun 01, 2004 at 04:05:06PM -0400, Rob Siemborski wrote:
> On Tue, 1 Jun 2004, Gary Mills wrote:
> >When a client connects to a server, there are two realms. The server
> >has a realm. The client provides a realm. There is a third realm
> >associated with the username and password in sasldb2. Do all three
> >of these have to match for authentication to succeed? What happens
> >if one or more of the realms are missing? Can they be omitted?
> >Can there be multiple realms?
> The realm in sasldb2 must match either the default provided to the server
> (via servername), or the "realm" as provided by the username.
Okay, now I understand. The server's realm is only a default, to be
used when the client doesn't supply one.
-- -Gary Mills- -Unix Support- -U of M Academic Computing and Networking-