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Re: Problem with kpasswd

Dr A V Le Blanc <LeBlanc@mcc.ac.uk> writes:
>      > kpasswd zlsiial
>      zlsiial@man.ac.uk's Password:
>      New password:
>      Verifying password - New password:
>      kpasswd: krb5_change_password: Unknown error 4294967294

This is obviously an error (-2) and it's a bug that it doesn't get
translated to an error message.  I think this is coming from
getaddrinfo and would mean `name or service is unknown'.  Do you have
the correct hostname in DNS or in the admin_server part of your

Unfortunately, there's no simple way of reporting this error in the
context of com_err.  This should, of course, be fixed, but will
require some reworking.