MIT Kerberos Documentation

krb5_425_conv_principal - Convert a Kerberos V4 principal to a Kerberos V5 principal.

krb5_error_code krb5_425_conv_principal(krb5_context context, const char * name, const char * instance, const char * realm, krb5_principal * princ)

[in] context - Library context

[in] name - V4 name

[in] instance - V4 instance

[in] realm - Realm

[out] princ - V5 principal

  • 0 Success; otherwise - Kerberos error codes

This function builds a princ from V4 specification based on given input name.instance@realm .

Use krb5_free_principal() to free princ when it is no longer needed.