Bug 134236 - Nautilus is still prompting for user/domain/pass when valid kerberos ticket exists
Nautilus is still prompting for user/domain/pass when valid kerberos ticket e...
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gnome-vfs2 (Show other bugs)
4.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Tomáš Bžatek
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Reported: 2004-09-30 10:26 EDT by Anonymous
Modified: 2015-03-03 17:27 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-06-20 11:59:12 EDT
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Description Anonymous 2004-09-30 10:26:57 EDT
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Description of problem:
The latest version of gnome-vfs2-smb has built-in functionality to
authenticate to smb shares using kerberos.  However, when I attempt to
access a share through nautilus, I still get a username / domain /
password dialogue window.  I don't have to actually fill in any of the
info, so the kerberos functionality is working, but why do I get
prompted?  Is this in case someone wants to authenticate with
different creds?

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gnome-vfs2-smb-2.8.1-1

How reproducible:
Sometimes

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Obtain a kerberos ticket (via a regular login or via kinit)
2. Use nautilus to go to a share in the same kerberos realm

    

Actual Results:  a username / domain / password prompt dialogue appears

Expected Results:  No prompting should happen at all.  

Additional info:
Comment 1 Klaasjan Brand 2006-01-17 06:08:25 EST
My experience with FC4 is the dialog also appears, but leaving the fields blank
will not let me log in. Smbclient -k does work, so kerberos is setup correctly.
Comment 2 Jiri Pallich 2012-06-20 11:59:12 EDT
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