krb5

Manage a krb5.keytab and the krb5.conf file

Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

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Version information

  • 1.0.0 (latest)
released Sep 11th 2015
This version is compatible with:
  • Ubuntu

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Tags: krb5, kerberos, sso

Documentation

ceh/krb5 — version 1.0.0 Sep 11th 2015

puppet-krb5

Overview

This is the kerberos module, you can use this to manage a krb5.keytab and the krb5.conf file

Module Description

This puppet module manages the configuration files required for using kerberos as the authentication mechanism for things like cifs mounts.

To this end, this module has been designed to compliment the puppet-fstab module.

Setup

What Krb5 affects

  • Manages the /etc/krb5.conf file
  • Deploys a /etc/krb5.keytab file

Usage

To create an insance of tomcat

class { 'krb5':
    default_realm => 'AD.NERC.AC.UK',
    keytab        => 'puppet:///puppet_share/keytab.file',
}

krb5::realm { 'AD.NERC.AC.UK':
   kdc            => 'some.ip.address',
   admin_server   => 'some.ip.address',
   default_domain => 'ad.nerc.ac.uk'
}

Limitations

This module has been tested on ubuntu 14.04 lts

Contributors

Christopher Johnson - cjohn@ceh.ac.uk