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Re: Kerberos support in standard services
On Thu, 2005-07-07 at 09:38 +1000, Brian May wrote:
> Note: I changed the subject
> >>>>> "Andrew" == Andrew Bartlett <email@example.com> writes:
> Andrew> SASL covers most of this problem, and as I understand it,
> Andrew> it is a far more standard solution than kpop. I don't
> Andrew> know if the mail clients and server use the sign/seal end
> Andrew> or just the authentication, but I certainly see GSSAPI as
> Andrew> a supported password type for evolution.
> I think most servers and clients don't support SASL yet.
> On this mailing list people have said
> * cryus imap and pop support SASL.
> * evolution supports GSSAPI (hopefully via SASL?)
> I am not sure if this support is in the Debian package though, I
> can't see SASL in the depends for the packages. Still it is good that
> upstream support it.
$ apt-cache rdepends libsasl2
And that are only the packages that depends on the Cyrus SASL. Evolution
for instance uses it's own SASL implementation IIRC.