Re: Creating a principal using the kadmin C APIFrom: Teo Klestrup RöijezNewsgroups:
Mon, 9 May 2022 14:09 UTC
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On Saturday, May 7, 2022 8:24:58 AM CEST Greg Hudson wrote:
I think this is a bug; the init functions and kadm5_get_config_params()
should use the profile object from the context argument. I have a
candidate patch that passes tests.
I think that would be great from our perspective, with the only caveat being
that this might break users who rely on the current behaviour for whatever
reason. But I guess that's kind of a https://xkcd.com/1172/
Unfortunately I don't think there's a viable workaround beyond the
options you have already considered.
As long as we can get it working with either a new release or a temporary soft
fork I'm not massively worried about backporting to older versions. Especially
since this is purely a client issue.