Configuring OpenAFS for use at Notre Dame

Configuring OpenAFS

Once you have installed OpenAFS you will need to configure a few files to get things to work properly. The following files will need to be modified to match the recommended configuration for Notre Dame computers:




Note: The number after the colon is the size of the cache in bytes. It is recommended you set this to twice your physical memory amount.


   default_realm = ND.EDU
   default_tkt_enctypes = des3-hmac-sha1 des-cbc-crc
   default_tgs_enctypes = des3-hmac-sha1 des-cbc-crc

   dns_lookup_realm = false
   dns_lookup_kdc = false
   ND.EDU = {
     kdc =
     kdc =
     kdc =
     admin_server =
     default_domain =
[domain_realm] = ND.EDU = ND.EDU

   pam = {
     ticket_lifetime = 2592000
     renew_lifetime = 2592000
     forwardable = true
     debug = true