How hard it is to configure Kerberos and nfs4?

Tom H tomh0665 at
Wed Jul 28 09:05:05 UTC 2010

On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 12:41 PM, Peng Yu <pengyu.ut at> wrote:
> I need to have nfs4 installed. I think that Kerberos is required to be
> installed. I heard that Kerberos was hard to install. But I'm not sure
> if it is hard to configure now. Could anybody that have any experience
> on Kerberos and nfs4 comment on it?

nfsv4 doesn't require kerberos.

Kerberos is relatively difficult to install but not more than an smtp
or imap server. There are many online howtos.

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