#1288 Invalid keytab path logged when using the default keytab
Closed: Fixed None Opened 8 years ago by myllynen.

In case of principal error when using the default keytab with GSSAPI the keytab path is printed as (null) which is confusing:

Apr 3 11:59:20 testhost [sssd[ldap_child[10802]]]: Failed to initialize credentials using keytab [(null)]: Client 'host/testhost@TEST.REALM' not found in Kerberos database. Unable to create GSSAPI-encrypted LDAP connection.


Thank you. It's not only confusing but potentially dangerous, because with other libc implementations, printing a NULL string might cause a crash.

I've noticed some other occurrences of printing NULL lately and I'll roll them all into a single patch.

Actually, I've already got a patch ready for this. Sent to the list for review.

owner: somebody => sgallagh
patch: 0 => 1
priority: minor => trivial
status: new => assigned

Fields changed

milestone: NEEDS_TRIAGE => SSSD 1.9.0

Fixed by:
- c87a579 (master)
- d402f62 (sssd-1-8)

component: SSSD => LDAP Provider
milestone: SSSD 1.9.0 => SSSD 1.8.2 (LTM)
resolution: => fixed
status: assigned => closed

Metadata Update from @myllynen:
- Issue assigned to sgallagh
- Issue set to the milestone: SSSD 1.8.2 (LTM)

3 years ago

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