Secure RPC: Kerberos V mechanism

modulename: rpcsec_gss_krb5.ko


Linux Kernel Configuration
└─>File systems
└─>Network File Systems
└─>Secure RPC: Kerberos V mechanism
In linux kernel since version 2.6.20 (release Date: 2007-02-04)  
Choose Y here to enable Secure RPC using the Kerberos version 5
GSS-API mechanism (RFC 1964).

Secure RPC calls with Kerberos require an auxiliary user-space
daemon which may be found in the Linux nfs-utils package
available from In addition, user-space
Kerberos support should be installed.

If unsure, say Y.

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