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Re: heimdal on tru64 unix peculiarities

David Komanek <xdavid@lib-eth.natur.cuni.cz> writes:

>> > 2. heimdal seems to be much slower than kth-krb ver. 4. Does anyone have
>> > any experience with tuning heimdal ?
>> Heimdal kinit is effectively instant for me on T64 5.1B, and I don't
>> remember obvious slowness on earlier T64 versions.
> So probably my machine has other problems which have this side-effect ....
> (ev68 with 2GB of RAM).

Try running truss/strace and/or tcpdump on kinit, it might be waiting
for something that slows things down.

Having said this, Kerberos 5 is slower than Kerberos 4 (mostly a
function of it being more secure), but you shouldn't be bothered by
this on reasonably fast machines.