[cups.bugs] [LOW] STR #3734: manpage for cupsd.conf mentions "Krb5Keytab" setting, but online help ("ref-cupsd-conf.html") doesnt

pipitas pipitas at gmail.com
Thu Dec 2 11:59:15 PST 2010


On 12/01/2010 12:48 PM, Helge Blischke wrote:
> pipitas at gmail.com wrote:
>
>>
>> DO NOT REPLY TO THIS MESSAGE.  INSTEAD, POST ANY RESPONSES TO THE LINK
>> BELOW.
>>
>> [STR New]
>>
>> I'm currently on a customer site. They use RHEL-5.5 with CUPS v1.3.7.
>> There is a mismatch in the documentation:
>>
>>   * the cupsd.conf manpage does mention the a configuration parameter:
>>
>>          Krb5Keytab filename
>>              Overrides the Kerberos key tab location
>>
>>   * the online help in "ref-cupsd-conf.html" does not mention this.
>>
>> However, I'm not sure if this Krb5Keytab parameter is a RedHat-specific
>> patch. I do not find the same thing mentioned in the cupsd.conf manpage on
>> a Ubuntu Maverick CUPS v1.4.4 OS. So either it was officially in CUPS
>> 1.3.x (removed in 1.4.x), or it is a simple documentation weakness, or it
>> was/is just a RedHat-only thing...
>>
>> Which is it?
>>
>> Link: http://www.cups.org/str.php?L3734
>> Version: 1.4-current
>
> THis keyword is no longer present in CUPS 1.4.x (in 1.3.x, it is used in
> scheduler/conf.c).

Thanks for looking that up for me, Helge.




More information about the cups-devel mailing list